unplug

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verb un·plug \ˌən-ˈpləg\

Definition of unplug

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1a :  to take a plug out ofb :  to remove an obstruction from

  3. 2a :  to remove (as an electric plug) from a socket or receptacleb :  to disconnect from an electric circuit by removing a plug unplug the refrigerator

Examples of unplug in a sentence

  1. I forgot to unplug my guitar from the amp.

  2. the chimney should work just fine once it is unplugged and cleaned out

1765

First Known Use of unplug

1765


UNPLUG Defined for English Language Learners

unplug

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verb un·plug \ˌən-ˈpləg\

Definition of unplug for English Language Learners

  • : to disconnect (something, such as a lamp or television) from an electrical source or another device by removing its plug



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