Disband Definition

dĭs-bănd
disbanded, disbanding, disbands
verb
disbanded, disbanding, disbands
To break up (an association or organization)
Webster's New World
To cease to exist or function as an organization; scatter; disperse.
Webster's New World
To dismiss (a military force) from service.
Webster's New World
To separate and move in different directions; disperse.
American Heritage

Origin of Disband

  • Obsolete French desbander to separate someone from a troop des- dis- Old French band troop band2

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle French desbander

    From Wiktionary

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