un·​tuck | \ ¦ən‧+ \

Definition of untuck

: 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

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“Untuck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untuck. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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