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unglued

[ uhn-glood ]SEE DEFINITION OF unglued

Synonyms for unglued

  • baffled
  • bewildered
  • clueless
  • doubtful
  • mystified
  • perplexed
  • rattled
  • bollixed
  • discombobulated
  • floored
  • lost
  • nonplussed
  • shook
  • stuck
  • stumped
  • thrown
  • at a loss
  • at sea
  • come apart
  • come unzipped
  • dopey
  • foggy
  • fouled up
  • hung up
  • in a fog
  • loused up
  • messed up
  • mind-blown
  • mixed up
  • mucked up
  • screwed up
  • shook up
  • spaced out
  • without a clue
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Antonyms for unglued

  • clear
  • aware
  • certain
  • cognizant
  • sure
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNGLUED

After a time he unglued his thick lips to ask me if I had seen his brother yet.

But we are glad that the carpenter did not leave the legs of it unglued for a joke.

Sometimes the sound board gets loose or unglued at the edges, or the bridges or ribs come loose.

Using the outspread fingers of each hand, begin with the unglued edge and roll the paper around the wood.

Baston, unglued from the wall, spoke up with his usual pompous eagerness.

Somewhere in the damp, without doubt; that instrument will be unglued and spoilt in ten minutes—ten!

Books soon become mildewed or unglued and the finest library will soon have the appearance of a secondhand bookshop.

WORD ORIGIN

1540s, from un- (2) "opposite of" + glue (v.). Related: Unglued; ungluing. Unglued in figurative sense is recorded from 1922.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR UNGLUED

addled

adjectiveconfused
  • balled up
  • befuddled
  • bewildered
  • fouled up
  • gone
  • mixed up
  • out of it
  • punchy
  • rattled
  • shaken
  • shook
  • shook up
  • slap-happy
  • thrown
  • unglued
  • woozy
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