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unfasten

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verb un·fas·ten \-ˈfa-sən\

Simple Definition of unfasten

  • : to make (something) loose

Full Definition of unfasten

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make loose: as a :  unpin, unbuckle b :  undo <unfasten a button> c :  detach <unfasten a boat from its moorings>

Examples of unfasten

  1. <gently unfastened the strings of the baby's hood>



14th Century

First Known Use of unfasten

14th century

Rhymes with unfasten



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