unkennel

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verb un·ken·nel \ˌən-ˈke-nəl\

Definition of unkennel

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1a :  to drive (an animal, such as a fox) from a hiding place or denb :  to free (dogs) from a kennel

  3. 2 :  to bring out into the open :  uncover

1575

First Known Use of unkennel

1575

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