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See definition of unknot on Dictionary.com
  • as inunravel
  • as inuntie
  • as inuntie

synonyms for unknot

  • undo
  • disentangle
  • free
  • separate
  • unsnarl
  • unwind
  • straighten out

antonyms for unknot

MOST RELEVANT
  • twist
  • wind
  • knot
  • tangle
  • tie
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How to use unknot in a sentence

And the child turned up the hill with her luge, leaving her elders to unknot the situation.
THE CARD, A STORY OF ADVENTURE IN THE FIVE TOWNSARNOLD BENNETT
Greg asked, his perspiring fingers slipping as he tried to unknot his tie.
CANCER WORLDHARRY WARNER
"We could not unknot the knots," added Tom, who was bound to have his joke.
THE ROVER BOYS ON TREASURE ISLEEDWARD STRATEMEYER (AKA ARTHUR M. WINFIELD)
He would unknot the tangled threads at whatever cost to himself.
SWIRLING WATERSMAX RITTENBERG
Fullarton said and, running to the bed, began to unknot the cord that bound the admiral.
HELD FAST FOR ENGLANDG. A. HENTY
In shaking out a reef, unknot the points first, then cast off the tack, and lastly the reef-pennant.
HARPER'S YOUNG PEOPLE, MAY 17, 1881VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO UNKNOT

  • disentangle
  • free
  • separate
  • straighten out
  • undo
  • unknot
  • unsnarl
  • unwind
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.