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synonyms for unship

  • empty
  • remove
  • send
  • disburden
  • unburden
  • unlade
  • unpack
  • carry away
  • off-load
  • remove cargo
  • take away
  • take off
  • unstow

antonyms for unship

MOST RELEVANT
  • assign
  • dam
  • delegate
  • detain
  • employ
  • engage
  • hire
  • hold
  • imprison
  • keep
  • load
  • owe
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How to use unship in a sentence

The crew were unable to unship it by reason of its weight, and had to be satisfied with lashing it securely.
CHAMBERS'S JOURNAL OF POPULAR LITERATURE, SCIENCE, AND ARTVARIOUS
Now, Tim Clyst, if an' in case yu've a-got some scandal on yer tongue, don't yu never unship it here.
A BIT O' LOVE (FOURTH SERIES PLAYS)JOHN GALSWORTHY
Then he tried to unship the rudder (the singed boatman was no use at all in this emergency) and so make use of that as a float.
WYN'S CAMPING DAYSAMY BELL MARLOWE
If you are so fortunate as to possess a racing-sail and spars, unship the old ones and ship the racing-spars and sail.
HARPER'S ROUND TABLE, SEPTEMBER 3, 1895VARIOUS
And now the men, rising reluctantly from their lair among the grass, unship the long blades of the machine.
IN THE WEST COUNTRYFRANCIS A. KNIGHT
Then I screwed the cap on again and went home, taking Allie's bilge-pump with me, for I couldn't stop to unship the hose.
CAPE COD STORIESJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
I have known our men repeatedly to unship the bayonet and take it in their hands, throwing the rifle away.
"OVER THERE" WITH THE AUSTRALIANSR. HUGH KNYVETT
Once we unship our flag mast, and we shall lie so saucy and close that behind a bank of rushes we never would be seen.
THE LADY AND THE PIRATEEMERSON HOUGH
Unship the side lights and stow them somewhere handy but where their gleam will not show.
THE FIRST MATEHARRY COLLINGWOOD
We can unship the tiller and hide it so that nobody will be tempted to run off with her.
COPPER COLESON'S GHOSTEDWARD P. HENDRICK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO UNSHIP

  • carry away
  • disburden
  • empty
  • off-load
  • remove
  • remove cargo
  • send
  • take away
  • take off
  • unburden
  • unlade
  • unpack
  • unship
  • unstow
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.