What does unhinge mean?

Definitions for unhingeʌnˈhɪndʒ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unhinge.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. perturb, unhinge, disquiet, trouble, cark, distract, disorder(verb)

    disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed

    "She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill"

  2. unhinge(verb)

    remove the hinges from

    "unhinge the door"


  1. unhinge(Verb)

    To mentally disturb.

  2. unhinge(Verb)

    To remove the hinges from.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unhinge(verb)

    to take from the hinges; as, to unhinge a door

  2. Unhinge(verb)

    to displace; to unfix by violence

  3. Unhinge(verb)

    to render unstable or wavering; to unsettle; as, to unhinge one's mind or opinions; to unhinge the nerves

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unhinge

    un-hinj′, v.t. to take from the hinges: to render unstable, to unsettle: to deprive of support.—n. Unhinge′ment.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unhinge in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unhinge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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Translations for unhinge

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • trastornar, desquiciarSpanish
  • troubler, déséquilibrer, enlever des charnièresFrench
  • megháborít, megzavar, kiemel, meghibbant, kiakasztHungarian
  • uit de scharnieren tillen, verwarren, uit zijn evenwicht brengenDutch
  • выбивать из колеи, [[снять]] [[с]] [[петля, выбить из колеи, [[снимать]] [[с]] [[петляRussian

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