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unloads

verb
present tense third-person singular of unload

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1 to empty or rid of cargo
  • the dockworkers unloaded the ship

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2 to get rid of as useless or unwanted
  • I can't seem to unload this old car—even the charities won't take it!

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unloads

unlock

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“Unloads.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unloads. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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