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How to use unfasten in a sentence

Ando put his hand out quickly behind him, seized the long roll tied in yellow cloth, and began to unfasten it.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
Dick Harvey had fixed it beyond the skill of that skilful mechanician to unfasten.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
Señor Rhodes will be pleased to unfasten those heavy chains to oblige the lady.
THE TREASURE TRAILMARAH ELLIS RYAN
She laughed and called to Mumps to come and unfasten her veil.
THE CHILD OF PLEASUREGABRIELE D'ANNUNZIO
He tried first with his own keys to unfasten the flap but the locks defied him.
THE DAFFODIL MYSTERYEDGAR WALLACE
She fumbled frantically at the latch; it was unfamiliar to her and she could not unfasten it.
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
And Marjorie ran down to the lower floor of the Ark and commenced to unfasten the door.
THE CRUISE OF THE NOAH'S ARKDAVID CORY
M. Dermann placed the animal's head on his knees, and began to unfasten the collar.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VII, DECEMBER 1850, VOL. IIVARIOUS
With a cry the girl rushed to the long window, and began to unfasten it, but Van Vreck caught her hands.
THE SECOND LATCHKEYCHARLES NORRIS WILLIAMSON AND ALICE MURIEL WILLIAMSON
All these questions Katy asked herself, while her fingers fluttered about the clasp, which she half dreaded to unfasten.
FAMILY PRIDEMARY J. HOLMES
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO UNFASTEN

  • disengage
  • disentangle
  • extricate
  • free
  • loosen
  • unbind
  • undo
  • unfasten
  • unhitch
  • unknot
  • unlace
  • untangle
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