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unhook

verb un·hook \-ˈhk\

: to remove (something) from a hook

: to open or remove (something that is attached with hooks)

Full Definition of UNHOOK

transitive verb
1
:  to remove from a hook
2
:  to unfasten by disengaging a hook
3
:  to free from a habit or dependency
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Examples of UNHOOK

  1. He unhooked the fish from the line.
  2. She reached behind her and unhooked her bra.

First Known Use of UNHOOK

1611
UNHOOK Defined for Kids

unhook

verb un·hook \ˌən-ˈhk\
un·hookedun·hook·ing

Definition of UNHOOK for Kids

1
:  to remove from a hook <He unhooked the fish.>
2
:  to unfasten the hooks of <I unhooked my belt.>

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