un·​twist·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈtwi-stəd How to pronounce untwisted (audio) \

Definition of untwisted

: not twisted

Examples of untwisted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The singer and former Nickelodeon kid heads up a tepid romantic thriller that leaves no subplot untwisted. Brian Truitt, USA TODAY, "What to stream this weekend: Tom Holland's 'Cherry' on Apple TV+, 'Yes Day' on Netflix," 12 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of untwisted

1575, in the meaning defined above

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17 Mar 2021

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“Untwisted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untwisted. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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