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disengage

US [ˌdɪsɪnˈɡeɪdʒ]
UK [.dɪsɪn'ɡeɪdʒ]
  • v.松开;解脱;脱离接触
  • Web解开;放开;脱开
Simple Present:disengages  Present Participle:disengaging  Past Tense:disengaged  
disengage
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v.
1.
[t][i]
(使)脱离,松开;解脱to free sb/sth from the person or thing that is holding them or it; to become free
She gently disengaged herself from her sleeping son.
她轻轻地放下怀中熟睡的儿子。
They wished to disengage themselves from these policies.
他们希望能摆脱这些政策的束缚。
to disengage the clutch(= when driving a car)
(开车时)松开离合器
We saw the booster rockets disengage and fall into the sea.
我们看到火箭助推器脱落后坠入大海。
2.
[i][t]
~ (sth)
(使)停止交战,脱离接触if an armydisengages or sbdisengages it, it stops fighting and moves away

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