Definition of disengage


  • release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles; "I want to disengage myself from his influence", "disengage the gears". Synonyms: withdraw. Antonyms: engage.
  • free or remove obstruction from; "free a path across the cluttered floor". Synonyms: free. Antonyms: obstruct.
  • become free; "in neutral, the gears disengage". Antonyms: engage.

Related words

declutch, disencumber, disentangle, extricate, unclog, unlock, unstuff, untangle.

Rhymes with disengage

age, assuage, backstage, cage, engage, enrage, gage, gauge, offstage, onstage, osage, page, paige, phage, rage, sage, stage, upstage, wage.

Start with disengage

disengagements, disengagement, disengages, disengaged.

More information about disengage

disengage unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • disengage is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 12 points
  • disengage is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 12 points
  • disengage is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 15 points
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