untwisted

adjective
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 Tight at first, a little funky when the screw cap is untwisted, this wine soon revels in its freedom and reveals juicy blackberry, boysenberry, cherry and raspberry flavors. Dave Mcintyre, Washington Post, 12 May 2022 The singer and former Nickelodeon kid heads up a tepid romantic thriller that leaves no subplot untwisted. Brian Truitt, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of untwisted

1575, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of untwisted was in 1575

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Last Updated

16 May 2022

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“Untwisted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untwisted. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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