declutch

[ dee-kluhch ]
/ diˈklʌtʃ /

verb (used without object)

to release a clutch.

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Origin of declutch

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Example sentences from the Web for 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

declutch
/ (dɪˈklʌtʃ) /

verb

(intr) to disengage the clutch of a motor vehicle
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