unwreathe
transitive verb Date: 1591 uncoil, untwist

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Unwreathe — Un*wreathe , v. t. [1st pref. un + wreathe.] To untwist, uncoil, or untwine, as anything wreathed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unwreathe — /un reedh /, v.t., unwreathed, unwreathing. to bring out of a wreathed condition; untwist; untwine. [1585 95; UN 2 + WREATHE] * * * …   Universalium

  • unwreathe — un·wreathe …   English syllables

  • unwreathe — “+ transitive verb Etymology: un (II) + wreathe : uncoil, untwist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Unplat — Un*plat , v. t. [1st pref. un + plat.] To take out the folds or twists of, as something previously platted; to unfold; to unwreathe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eftongéanbíegan — wv/t1b to untwist again, to unwreathe …   Old to modern English dictionary

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