Example sentences for: defusing

How can you use “defusing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The NYT adds that intervention of Venezuela's Catholic Church was helpful in defusing the situation, which ended with the Congress retreating.

  • "France, Russia and others who have advocated a multipolar world should be made to realise that what the U.S. is trying to establish is neo-bipolarism," it said, adding that India should embark on talks with Pakistan as soon as possible, even over Kashmir, because "the defusing of tension is in the interest of both countries."

  • Judged in terms of how effective it is at defusing the fund-raising scandal, this PR work ranges from catastrophically bad to fairly good.

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