un·​nail ˌən-ˈnāl How to pronounce unnail (audio)
unnailed; unnailing; unnails

transitive verb

: to unfasten by removing nails

Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unnail was in the 14th century

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“Unnail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unnail. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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