Definition of delink in English:


Line breaks: de¦link
Pronunciation: /diːˈlɪŋk


[with object] (often as noun delinking)
Break the connection between (something) and something else: the possibility of delinking from the international economic system
More example sentences
  • Some would argue that this is an expression of an inexorable trend: the inherent tendency of silicon capitalism to delink the growth of production from that of employment.
  • By delinking the dollar from the gold standard and effectively devaluing it, the Nixon Administration hoped to steal a march on its rivals.
  • Here's another instance of economics being delinked from political developments.

Definition of delink in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day oleaginous
Pronunciation: ˌəʊlɪˈadʒɪnəs
rich in, covered with, or producing oil; oily