Übersetzung von “defuse” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch

defuse

verb uk /ˌdiːˈfjuːz/ us

to prevent a bomb from exploding

desativar
Bomb disposal experts have defused a 110-pound bomb at a subway station this afternoon.

to make a difficult or dangerous situation calmer by reducing or removing its cause

atenuar, aliviar
The two groups will meet next week to try to defuse the crisis/situation/tension.

(Übersetzung von “defuse” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)