unruffle

verb
un·​ruffle | \ "+ \

Definition of unruffle

intransitive verb

: to become calm : quiet down

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First Known Use of unruffle

1681, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

History and Etymology for unruffle

un- entry 2 + ruffle

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“Unruffle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unruffle. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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