What does unbuckle mean?

Definitions for unbuckle
ʌnˈbʌk əlun·buck·le

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unbuckleverb

    undo the buckle of

    "Unbuckle your seat belt"


  1. unbuckleverb

    To unfasten (the buckle of (a belt, shoe, etc)).

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Unbuckleverb

    To loose from buckles.

    We have been down together in my sleep,
    Unbuckling helms; fisting each other’s throat,
    And wak’d half dead with nothing. William Shakespeare, Coriolanus.

    He that unbuckles this, till we do please
    To doff’t for our purpose, shall hear a storm. William Shakespeare.

    His starry helm unbuckled, shew’d him prime
    In manhood, where youth ended. John Milton, Par. Lost.

    All unbuckling the rich mail they wore,
    Laid their bright arms along the sable shore. Alexander Pope.


  1. unbuckle

    Unbuckle generally refers to the act of releasing or undoing a buckle or fastening device, often used in context of belts, seat belts, shoes, luggage, or any item that utilizes a buckle as a holding mechanism. It implies the action of taking off, loosening, or freeing from restraint.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unbuckleverb

    to loose the buckles of; to unfasten; as, to unbuckle a shoe

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unbuckle

    un-buk′l, v.t. to loose from buckles: to unfasten.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbuckle in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbuckle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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