Thesaurus

unchaining

verb
present participle of unchain

Synonyms & Antonyms of unchaining

to set free (as from slavery or confinement)
  • activists for animal rights who would like to unchain zoo animals and return them to the wild

Synonyms for unchaining

Words Related to unchaining

Phrases Synonymous with unchaining

Near Antonyms for unchaining

Antonyms for unchaining

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about unchaining

Cite this Entry

“Unchaining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unchaining. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

Comments on unchaining

What made you want to look up unchaining? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!