Definitions for unlimberʌnˈlɪm bər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•lim•berʌnˈlɪm bər(adj.)

  1. not limber; inflexible; stiff.

  2. (v.t.)limber1.

un•lim•berʌnˈlɪm bər(v.t.)

  1. to detach (a gun) from its limber or prime mover.

    Category: Military

  2. to make ready for use or action.

  3. (v.i.)to prepare for action.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of unlimber:

1795–1805; un-2+limber2


  1. unlimber(Verb)

    To deploy an artillery piece for firing (ie, to detach it from its limber).

  2. unlimber(Verb)

    To clumsily put into employ a large weapon or object.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unlimber(verb)

    to detach the limber from; as, to unlimber a gun


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