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dis·band

 (dĭs-bănd′)
v. dis·band·ed, dis·band·ing, dis·bands
v.tr.
To dissolve the organization of (a corporation, for example).
v.intr.
1. To cease to function as an organization; break up.
2. To separate and move in different directions; disperse.

[Obsolete French desbander, to separate someone from a troop : des-, dis- + Old French band, troop; see band2.]

dis·band′ment n.

disband

(dɪsˈbænd)
vb
to cease to function or cause to stop functioning, as a unit, group, etc
disˈbandment n

dis•band

(dɪsˈbænd)

v.t.
1. to break up (an organization).
v.i.
2. to disperse.
[1585–95; < Middle French desbander]
dis•band′ment, n.

disband


Past participle: disbanded
Gerund: disbanding

Imperative
disband
disband
Present
I disband
you disband
he/she/it disbands
we disband
you disband
they disband
Preterite
I disbanded
you disbanded
he/she/it disbanded
we disbanded
you disbanded
they disbanded
Present Continuous
I am disbanding
you are disbanding
he/she/it is disbanding
we are disbanding
you are disbanding
they are disbanding
Present Perfect
I have disbanded
you have disbanded
he/she/it has disbanded
we have disbanded
you have disbanded
they have disbanded
Past Continuous
I was disbanding
you were disbanding
he/she/it was disbanding
we were disbanding
you were disbanding
they were disbanding
Past Perfect
I had disbanded
you had disbanded
he/she/it had disbanded
we had disbanded
you had disbanded
they had disbanded
Future
I will disband
you will disband
he/she/it will disband
we will disband
you will disband
they will disband
Future Perfect
I will have disbanded
you will have disbanded
he/she/it will have disbanded
we will have disbanded
you will have disbanded
they will have disbanded
Future Continuous
I will be disbanding
you will be disbanding
he/she/it will be disbanding
we will be disbanding
you will be disbanding
they will be disbanding
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been disbanding
you have been disbanding
he/she/it has been disbanding
we have been disbanding
you have been disbanding
they have been disbanding
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been disbanding
you will have been disbanding
he/she/it will have been disbanding
we will have been disbanding
you will have been disbanding
they will have been disbanding
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been disbanding
you had been disbanding
he/she/it had been disbanding
we had been disbanding
you had been disbanding
they had been disbanding
Conditional
I would disband
you would disband
he/she/it would disband
we would disband
you would disband
they would disband
Past Conditional
I would have disbanded
you would have disbanded
he/she/it would have disbanded
we would have disbanded
you would have disbanded
they would have disbanded
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.disband - cause to break up or cease to function; "the principal disbanded the political student organization"
break up, dissipate, scatter, dispel, disperse - to cause to separate and go in different directions; "She waved her hand and scattered the crowds"
2.disband - stop functioning or cohering as a unit; "The political wing of the party dissolved after much internal fighting"
break up - come apart; "the group broke up"

disband

verb
1. dismiss, separate, break up, scatter, dissolve, let go, disperse, send home, demobilize All the armed groups will be disbanded.
2. break up, separate, scatter, disperse, part company, go (their) separate ways The rebels have agreed to disband by the end of the month.
Translations
يُسَرِّحُ، يَحُلُّ
rozpadnoutrozpustit
opløsesprede
szélnek ereszt
leysa upp
išformuotiišsiformuotilikviduotis
izformētizjuktizklīst
dağıtmakterhis etmek

disband

[dɪsˈbænd]
A. VT [+ army] → licenciar; [+ organization] → disolver
B. VIdisolverse

disband

[ˌdɪsˈbænd]
vt
[+ troops] → démobiliser
[+ group, party] → dissoudre
vi
[troops] → se disperser
[party] → se dissoudre; [group] → se séparer

disband

vtauflösen
vi (army, club)sich auflösen; (soldiers, club members)auseinandergehen

disband

[dɪsˈbænd]
1. vt (army) → congedare, smobilitare; (organization) → sciogliere
2. visciogliersi

disband

(disˈbӕnd) verb
to (cause a group, eg a military force to) break up. The regiment disbanded at the end of the war.
References in classic literature ?
Up went the sun at last out of a bank of clouds that were already disbanding in the east; a herald wind had already sprung up to sweep the leafy earth and scatter the congregated dewdrops.
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Eight years after disbanding, Shane, Nicky, Mark, and Kian, reunited and came back with a new single titled "Hello My Love."
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PESHAWAR -- Former provincial minister and Jamaat-i-Islami MPA Inayatullah Khan on Sunday expressed reservations over the disbanding of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ehtesab Commission and described the decision total failure of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf government.
On the other hand, some officers in CADD has started calling the personal files of their blue eyed employees for giving them promotion before the confirmation of the disbanding CADD which were pending since long in the division.
Former Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Musa Hassan is all for the disbanding of three elite teams of the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) in efforts to restructure the police force.
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Kim Sung-tae announced a plan to form a rehabilitation committee after disbanding the party leadership.
ISLAMABAD -- A former military officer has approached the apex court with a petition against former army chief General (retd) Ashfaq Parvez Kayani over his alleged role in disbanding the legally-established Armed Forces Medical Store Depot, and for manufacturing, supplying, and procuring substandard and spurious medicines.
Justice Joel Ngugi also gave conservatory orders prohibiting the Kiambu Liquor Welfare Group from disbanding itself.