unsling

verb

un·​sling ˌən-ˈsliŋ How to pronounce unsling (audio)
unslung ˌən-ˈsləŋ How to pronounce unsling (audio) ; unslinging ˌən-ˈsliŋ-iŋ How to pronounce unsling (audio)

transitive verb

: to remove from being slung
unslung the carbine

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Word History

First Known Use

1630, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unsling was in 1630

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Cite this Entry

“Unsling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsling. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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