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synonyms for unloosen

  • disengage
  • disentangle
  • free
  • loose
  • loosen
  • release
  • slip
  • unbind
  • unblock
  • unbutton
  • unclasp
  • unfasten
  • unlock
  • unloose
  • unravel
  • untie
  • unwrap
  • unclose
  • unfix
  • unshut
  • unstop
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antonyms for unloosen

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  • button
  • fasten
  • hold
  • tie
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How to use unloosen in a sentence

They could also take off their accoutrements and unloosen their clothes at night and so get a little better rest.
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CIVIL WARJAMES MADISON STONE
At that instant he saw Hope's eyes upon his, he saw her hand go to the poke bonnet, as it were to unloosen the strings.
DONOVAN PASHA AND SOME PEOPLE OF EGYPT, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
The sub-lieutenant was called out of the conning tower, and Alfred directed to unloosen the cords.
THE BOY VOLUNTEERS WITH THE SUBMARINE FLEETKENNETH WARD
Well, then, why don't you unloosen it more'n you got it unloosened?
THE AMERICAN LANGUAGEHENRY L. MENCKEN
This when I had all Unloosen'd from me (so my master bade) I gather'd up, and stretch'd it forth to him.
THE VISION OF HELL, COMPLETEDANTE ALIGHIERI
Once or twice he tried to unloosen some remarks; but Sis and Dicky was both talkin' to once and he never got a show.
TORCHYSEWELL FORD
Mother Elsie laughed until she lost her breath and Mr. Goodloe had to help unloosen her belt for her.
THE HEART'S KINGDOMMARIA THOMPSON DAVIESS
When Mr. Choi fell off the stool the bands on his arms were loosened and they proceeded to unloosen and rewind his arms.
FLASH-LIGHTS FROM THE SEVEN SEASWILLIAM L. STIDGER
She clung desperately to Madge and would not unloosen her fat arms from about the girl's neck.
MADGE MORTON'S TRUSTAMY D. V. CHALMERS
He begged of me to unloosen his bandage, and hasten his death, as the last act of friendship I could show him: but, alas!
LIFE AND CORRESPONDENCE OF DAVID HUME, VOLUME I (OF 2)JOHN HILL BURTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNLOOSEN

  • disengage
  • disentangle
  • free
  • loose
  • loosen
  • release
  • slip
  • unblock
  • unbutton
  • unclasp
  • unclose
  • unfasten
  • unfix
  • unlock
  • unloose
  • unloosen
  • unravel
  • unshut
  • unstop
  • untie
  • unwrap
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.