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Definition of unhitch verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

unhitch

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ʌnˈhɪtʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈhɪtʃ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they unhitch
BrE BrE//ʌnˈhɪtʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈhɪtʃ//
 
he / she / it unhitches
BrE BrE//ʌnˈhɪtʃɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈhɪtʃɪz//
 
past simple unhitched
BrE BrE//ʌnˈhɪtʃt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈhɪtʃt//
 
past participle unhitched
BrE BrE//ʌnˈhɪtʃt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈhɪtʃt//
 
-ing form unhitching
BrE BrE//ʌnˈhɪtʃɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈhɪtʃɪŋ//
 
 
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unhitch something to undo something that is tied to something else to unhitch a trailer He unhitched his horses from the plough. see also hitch
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: unhitch