uncoil


un·coil

verb \ˌən-ˈki(-ə)l\

: to make (something that is curled or coiled) straight

Full Definition of UNCOIL

transitive verb
:  to release from a coiled state :  unwind
intransitive verb
:  to become uncoiled

Examples of UNCOIL

  1. The spring began to uncoil.

First Known Use of UNCOIL

1713

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