untuck

transitive verb

un·​tuck
¦ən‧+
: to release from a tuck or from being tucked up
stooping to untuck the rug Clive Arden
untucked her legs, and stuck her feet into her shoes Frances G. Patton

Word History

Etymology

un- entry 2 + tuck

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“Untuck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untuck. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

Kids Definition

untuck

verb

un·​tuck
ˌən-ˈtək,
ˈən-
: to free from a tuck or from being tucked up
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