Definition of Unwind

1. Verb. Reverse the winding or twisting of. "Unwind a ball of yarn"

Exact synonyms: Unroll, Wind Off
Generic synonyms: Displace, Move
Antonyms: Wind



2. Verb. Separate the tangles of.
Exact synonyms: Disentangle
Specialized synonyms: Roll Out, Straighten, Uncoil
Generic synonyms: Undo
Derivative terms: Disentanglement

3. Verb. Become less tense, rest, or take one's ease. "Sam and Sue unwind"; "Let's all relax after a hard day's work"
Exact synonyms: Decompress, Loosen Up, Relax, Slow Down, Unbend
Specialized synonyms: Vege Out, Vegetate, Sit Back, Take It Easy
Generic synonyms: Change State, Turn
Derivative terms: Relaxant, Relaxation, Relaxation
Antonyms: Tense

4. Verb. Cause to feel relaxed. "The performance is likely to unwind Sue"; "A hot bath always relaxes me"
Exact synonyms: Loosen Up, Make Relaxed, Relax, Unlax, Unstrain
Generic synonyms: Affect
Specialized synonyms: Unbend
Causes: Decompress, Loosen Up, Relax, Slow Down, Unbend
Derivative terms: Relaxant, Relaxant, Relaxation, Relaxer
Antonyms: Tense, Strain

Definition of Unwind

1. v. t. To wind off; to loose or separate, as what or convolved; to untwist; to untwine; as, to unwind thread; to unwind a ball of yarn.

2. v. i. To be or become unwound; to be capable of being unwound or untwisted.

3. v. t. To wind off; to loose or separate, as what or convolved; to untwist; to untwine; as, to unwind thread; to unwind a ball of yarn.

4. v. i. To be or become unwound; to be capable of being unwound or untwisted.

Definition of Unwind

1. Verb. (transitive) To wind off; to loose or separate; to untwist; to untwine; as, to unwind thread, to unwind a ball of yarn ¹

2. Verb. (transitive, obsolete) To disentangle ¹

3. Verb. (intransitive slang) To relax; to chill out; as, to rest and relieve of stress ¹

4. Verb. (intransitive) To be or become unwound; to be capable of being unwound or untwisted. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Unwind

1. to reverse the winding of [v -WOUND, -WINDING, -WINDS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Unwind

unwieldy
unwifelike
unwifely
unwigged
unwild
unwilful
unwill
unwilled
unwilling
unwillingly
unwillingness
unwillingnesses
unwills
unwilted
unwincing
unwind (current term)
unwinded
unwinder
unwinders
unwinding
unwinding proteins
unwindowed
unwinds
unwinged
unwinking
unwinkingly
unwinnable
unwinnowed
unwinterized
unwiped

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