Thesaurus / uncouple

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As we near the bandits, uncouple the train, put on the brakes and stop the coaches.

The linch-pin of the parlour-car has become over-heated, and we had to uncouple the car and leave it behind.

Andrews told his engineer to uncouple the baggage car from the box car, and then wait for him.

Stories Of GeorgiaJoel Chandler Harris

But the law of New York State says that married couples shall not uncouple amicably and intelligently.

I would give a signal for him to uncouple his engine and follow at full speed.

These at once hurried forward and began to uncouple the engine with its tender and three baggage-cars.

Nothing was left to do save, as the Ambassador said, to "uncouple the dogs of war and let them run."

It will then uncouple, discharge one hopper, and go back on Mass-Time.

The Lost KafoozalumPauline Ashwell

To uncouple is to release dogs from the leash that fastened them together; see P. Pl.

Tell Pedro the moment he hears the bell ring to uncouple the rear car.

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