Thesaurus

unhinge

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of unhinge

1 to cause to go insane or as if insane
  • the endless harassment by the guards completely unhinged the prisoners of war

Synonyms for unhinge

Words Related to unhinge

Near Antonyms for unhinge

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About unhinge

Time Traveler for unhinge

Time Traveler

The first known use of unhinge was in 1612

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near unhinge

unhindered

unhinge

unhinged

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Unhinge.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unhinge. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on unhinge

Nglish: Translation of unhinge for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of unhinge for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

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!