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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To undo the string or cords of; To free from restraint.

Usage examples (35)
  • Never cut what you can untie.
  • Replacement of paper with a computer screen, and pencil with electrons, does not "untie" the process.
  • "untie" its aid by 2012-13, so that relief dollars can be spent in Africa, rather than on
  • You can untie the landing boat, except for one line. for more
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