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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unbindverb

    untie or unfasten

    "unbind the feet of this poor woman"


  1. unbindverb

    To take bindings off.

  2. unbindverb

    To set free from a debt, contract or promise.

  3. Etymology: un- + bind

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Unbindverb

    To loose; to untie.

    Etymology: from bind.

    His own woe’s author, whoso bound it finds,
    As did Pyrocles, and it willfully unbinds. Fairy Queen.

    Ye Latian dames,
    If there be here, who dare maintain
    My right, nor think the name of mother vain,
    Unbind your fillets, loose your flowing hair,
    And orgies, and nocturnal rites prepare. Dryden.

    On the sixth instant it was thought fit to unbind his head. Tatler, №. 55.


  1. unbind

    Unbind generally means to release or free from a bond, obligation, duty, or constraint; to set free or liberate. In computer programming, it can mean to remove a link between a name and an entity or value.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unbindverb

    to remove a band from; to set free from shackles or fastenings; to unite; to unfasten; to loose; as, unbind your fillets; to unbind a prisoner's arms; to unbind a load

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unbind

    un-bīnd′, v.t. to remove a band from: to loose: to set free.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbind in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbind in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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