Definition of unbend
- unbend a bow
- unbend the mind from study
- unbend a sail
- unbend a rope
He was bending and unbending his fingers.
His fingers were bending and unbending.
He unbent a little at the party.
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: to make (something) straight or to become straight
: to stop being serious or tense
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to pay off by making regular payments
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