un·​stuck | \ ˌən-ˈstək How to pronounce unstuck (audio) \

Definition of unstuck

: brought into a state of disarray, discomposure, or incoherence the deal came unstuck

Examples of unstuck in a Sentence

We couldn't get the steering wheel unstuck.

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The Eagles became unstuck without their talismanic figure, and for all the intricacies of the aforementioned trio, the defence looked open and unprotected without Jedinak. SI.com, "'He Comes From Serbia...': The Impact of Luka Milivojevic & How He Stepped Into Mile Jedinak's Shoes," 31 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of unstuck

1911, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of unstuck

: able to move freely : no longer stuck

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