unbind

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verb un·bind \ˌən-ˈbīnd\

Definition of unbind

unbound

play play \ˌən-ˈbau̇nd\;

unbinding

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to remove a band from :  free from fastenings :  untie, unfasten

  3. 2 :  to set free :  release

Examples of unbind in a Sentence

  1. She managed to unbind her hands.

  2. a newly elected democratic government whose first act was to unbind the nation's vast horde of political prisoners

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First Known Use of unbind

before 12th century


UNBIND Defined for Kids

unbind

play
verb un·bind \ˌən-ˈbīnd\

Definition of unbind for Students

unbound

\-ˈbau̇nd\;

unbinding

  1. 1 :  to remove a band from :  untie

  2. 2 :  to set free



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