Synonyms for disengaged

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In a moment he forgot all about himself and snatched up her disengaged hand.

She disengaged herself from his embrace with a sudden start.

He disengaged himself, and cried in an angry voice: 'What, again!

Daniel waved his disengaged hand to the conductor of the nearest.

These hands were quite competent, had they been disengaged, but just now they were full.

Gently he disengaged himself from the arms her ladyship now flung about him.

Instead, she caught his hand with her disengaged one and pressed it fiercely to her cheek.

Donovan disengaged his head from her embrace and turned to Gorman.

Dare I hope that these gentlemen are disengaged, and will honor my poor parsonage?

With a bound she disengaged her arm from him, and sprang back.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1600 in figurative sense; 1660s in literal sense of "detach," from dis- "do the opposite of" + engage (q.v.). Related: Disengaged; disengaging.

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