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unbind

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of unbind

  1. 1 to disengage the knotted parts of <unbind a rope> Synonyms untie, undo, unfasten, unlashRelated Words unbraid, unlace; disentangle, ravel, unravel, unsnarl, untangle, unwind; loose, loosenNear Antonyms braid, interlace, interweave, lace, wind; entangle, snarl, tangleAntonyms bind, fasten, knot, lash, tie

  2. 2 to set free (as from slavery or confinement) <a newly elected democratic government whose first act was to unbind the nation's vast horde of political prisoners> Synonyms discharge, disenthrall (also disenthral), emancipate, enfranchise, enlarge, liberate, loose, loosen, manumit, release, spring, free, uncage, unchain, unfetterRelated Words bail (out), deliver, parole, ransom, redeem, rescue, save; adrift, disembarrass, disencumber, disengage, disentangle, extricate; unshackleNear Antonyms handcuff, manacle, shackle, trammel; commit, immure, imprison, incarcerate, intern, jail, lock (up); conquer, enslave, subdue, subjugateAntonyms bind, confine, enchain, fetter, restrain





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