Portuguese translation of defuse
1 tirar o estopim or a espoleta de
2 (situation) neutralizar
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It was Joanna's uncle Will who acted to defuse the tension, to avert a confrontation.Here Be Dragons
Trying to defuse the situation, I said, `Jenny, does Dr Matt mind that your primary goal is to get rich?SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
Kevin said something calming which failed to defuse anything.NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A Collection of Short Stories
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Translation of defuse from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary