Synonyms of detach in English:
1 he detached the front lamp from its bracket
unfasten, disconnect, disengage, part, separate, uncouple, remove, loose, loosen, untie, unhitch, undo, unhook, unbutton, unzip, free, sever, pull off, cut off, clip off, hack off, chop off, prune off, nip off, tear off, break off, strip off, disunite
3 he has completely detached himself from the group whose principles he rejects
break away, become estranged, disaffiliate, defect;
leave, quit, withdraw from, secede from, break with, part company with, sever connections with, break off relations with;
reach a parting of the ways
British informal bust up
[Antonyms] associate, join
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