verb (used without object)

to release a clutch.

Origin of declutch Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for declutch

Historical Examples of declutch

  • The artificer in charge of the motors acted promptly on the order to declutch and then reverse.

    A Sub and a Submarine

    Percy F. Westerman

British Dictionary definitions for declutch



(intr) to disengage the clutch of a motor vehicle
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