Translation of desconectar in English:

desconectar

to disconnect, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (alarma/teléfono) to disconnect
    desconectaron la calefacción antes de irse they switched / turned the heating off before leaving
    • desconectar algo de algo to disconnect sth from sth
    • tienes que desconectarlo de la red you have to disconnect it from the mains supply

intransitive verb

  • 1

    Computing
    to disconnect
  • 2informal

    (durante discusión, conversación)
    to switch off
    to turn off

pronominal verb

  • 1

    (aparato) to switch off
    (aparato) to turn off
    la fotocopiadora se desconecta automáticamente the photocopier switches / turns (itself) off automatically
  • 2

    Computing
    to hang up
  • 3

    desconectarse de algo/algn
    • se ha desconectado totalmente del mundo académico he is totally cut off from / has lost touch with the academic world
    • me había desconectado de mis antiguas amistades I'd lost touch with my old friends
    • está desconectado de la realidad he's lost touch with reality