Simple Definition of untie
: to undo the knots in or of (something)
: to remove the rope, string, etc., that attaches (something or someone) to something
Full Definition of untie
Examples of untie in a sentence
He untied the package and opened it.
She untied the horse from the post.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of untie
before 12th century
UNTIE Defined for Kids
Definition of untie for Students
1 : to undo the knots in <I can't untie my shoelaces.>
2 : to free from something that fastens or holds back <He untied the horse.>
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