transitive verb un·hasp \"+\

Definition of unhasp


  1. :  to unfasten the hasp of :  open endeavored to unhasp the casement — Emily Brontë

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Origin and Etymology of unhasp

Middle English unhaspen, from 2un- + haspen to hasp

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to criticize severely

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