uncuff

verb
un·​cuff | \ ˌən-ˈkəf How to pronounce uncuff (audio) \
uncuffed; uncuffing

Definition of uncuff

transitive verb

: to remove handcuffs from uncuff a prisoner

Examples of uncuff in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Thorne's son was put in the backseat of another squad car briefly before the officer accompanying him was told to uncuff the teenager. Luis Martinez, ABC News, 9 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of uncuff

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Uncuff.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncuff. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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