verb un·twine \ˌən-ˈtwīn\

Definition of untwine

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to unwind the twisted or tangled parts of :  disentangle

  3. 2 :  to remove by unwinding

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to become disentangled or unwound

15th Century

First Known Use of untwine

15th century

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