unwind, wind off, unroll(verb)
reverse the winding or twisting of
"unwind a ball of yarn"
separate the tangles of
relax, loosen up, unbend, unwind, decompress, slow down(verb)
become less tense, rest, or take one's ease
"He relaxed in the hot tub"; "Let's all relax after a hard day's work"
relax, unstrain, unlax, loosen up, unwind, make relaxed(verb)
cause to feel relaxed
"A hot bath always relaxes me"
To wind off; to loose or separate; to untwist; to untwine; as, to unwind thread, to unwind a ball of yarn
Could you unwind about a foot of ribbon so I can finish the package?
To relax; to chill out; as, to rest and relieve of stress
After work, I like to unwind by smoking a pipe while reading the paper.
To be or become unwound; to be capable of being unwound or untwisted.
Origin: From unwindan. See 1st un-, and wind.
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
to be or become unwound; to be capable of being unwound or untwisted
Unwind is the second major label album from post-grunge band Oleander. The band's second album released on Universal Records, Unwind sold approximately 250,000 copies. The album is noted for displaying both a wider range and softer music than its predecessor. It features three singles, "Are You There?," "Champion," "Halo," as well as "Jimmy Shaker Day," a rerecording of a song from their 1997 debut, Shrinking the Blob.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-wīnd′, v.t. to wind down or off.—v.i. to become unwound.
The numerical value of unwind in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of unwind in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To think we are going to unwind this without any market turbulence is unrealistic to me.
Finding 15 or 30 minutes a day to unwind is very helpful to keep your mind, body and spirit in balance.
Just like investors unwind their positions in the dollar and commodities, they avoid all risky assets including stocks.
It's not like you flip a switch, they have to unwind their operations, and they're going to do that over this next week.
Pressure to unwind dollar long positions is mounting and focus is on how long this trend will continue. 'China risk' has dampened hopes for a September rate hike and upcoming data could further chip away at expectations for a Fed tightening.
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- abdocken, abspulen, abschalten, abwickeln, sich entspannen, loswickeln, sich abwickelnGerman
- desenrollar, relajarseSpanish
- purkautua, rentoutua, purkaa, avataFinnish
- défaire, dérouler, décompresser, débobiner, démêler, se détendreFrench
- legombolyít, ellazulHungarian
- gevşemek, rahatlamak, çözmekTurkish
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