Definition of 'disengage'
- release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles; "I want to disengage myself from his influence"; "disengage the gears"
Antonyms: engage mesh lock operate
- free or remove obstruction from; "free a path across the cluttered floor"
Antonyms: obstruct obturate impede occlude jam block close up
- become free; "in neutral, the gears disengage"