Synonyms of 'demobilize'
demands that they sign a cease-fire and demobilize their troops
It is unlikely that the rebel bands will demobilize.
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If someone disbands a group of people, or if the group disbands, it stops operating as a single unit.
All the armed groups will be disbanded.
When a group of people disperses or when someone disperses them, the group splits up and the people leave in different directions.
The crowd dispersed peacefully.
Thesaurus for demobilize from the Collins English Thesaurus
If a country or armed force demobilizes its troops, or if its troops demobilize , its troops are released from service and allowed to go home .