verb (used with object), dis·en·gaged, dis·en·gag·ing.
verb (used without object), dis·en·gaged, dis·en·gag·ing.
Origin of disengage
Examples from the Web for disengage
The regional players could disengage from the great game in Central Asia.
It can disengage, but only at a terrible economic, political, and military cost.
One of them—it was Father d'Aigrigny—contrived to disengage himself with a violent effort, and to rise upon his knees.The Wandering Jew, Complete|Eugene Sue
It was impossible to disengage the remains of the balloon-envelope and suspension apparatus except in strips and pieces.Boys' Second Book of Inventions|Ray Stannard Baker
All the while that he spoke she had made persistent efforts to disengage herself from his grasp.A Bride of the Plains|Baroness Emmuska Orczy
Could you pull it back and then release that half an inch to disengage the rebound block?Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Cut-over and disengage in tierce is related in precisely the same way to counter-tierce.Secrets of the Sword|Csar Lecat de Bazancourt