Usage examples for disablement

  1. In 1824 the Combination Acts were repealed, and an instrument which had been frequently used for the disablement of workmen agitating for better terms of employment was thus taken from the employers. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  2. A man so hates to discuss any physical disablement with a woman. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  3. And when their representatives in Paris respectfully suggested that all such changes as might be decided upon by the Great Powers during their country's political disablement should be taken to be provisional and be referred for definite settlement to the future constituent assembly, the request was ignored. – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon
  4. I wrote: What every delegate with sound political instinct will ask himself is, whether the League of Nations will eliminate wars in future, and, if not, he will feel conscientiously bound to adopt other relatively sure means of providing against them, and these consist of alliances, strategic frontiers, and the permanent disablement of the potential enemy. – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon
  5. We were all ordered to seal our equipment and obtain written confirmation from the nearest Police authority that the disablement had been carried out. – The Dawn of Amateur Radio in the U.K. and Greece A Personal View by Norman F. Joly