Thesaurus / disengage

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One of them—it was Father d'Aigrigny—contrived to disengage himself with a violent effort, and to rise upon his knees.

It was impossible to disengage the remains of the balloon-envelope and suspension apparatus except in strips and pieces.

All the while that he spoke she had made persistent efforts to disengage herself from his grasp.

A Bride of the PlainsBaroness 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 SwordCsar Lecat de Bazancourt

He alighted on a spar close to David, whose arm he saw was caught by a rope, from which he could not disengage himself.

Adrift in a BoatW.H.G. Kingston

History shows that it has taken centuries for it to disengage and establish itself.

I know pretty well how to disengage you, I assure you of that.

The surplice became entangled in his spur, and as he stooped to disengage it he suddenly thought of the old woman and her vision.

He laid his hand on the door to open it; Parsons tried to disengage his hand.

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