What does unscrew mean?

Definitions for unscrewʌnˈskru

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unscrew(verb)

    loosen something by unscrewing it

    "unscrew the outlet plate"

  2. unscrew(verb)

    loosen by turning

    "unscrew the bottle cap"


  1. unscrew(Verb)

    To loosen a thing by turning it.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unscrew(verb)

    to draw the screws from; to loose from screws; to loosen or withdraw (anything, as a screw) by turning it

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unscrew

    un-skrōō′, v.t. to loose from screws: to unfasten.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unscrew in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unscrew in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Arthur Caplan:

    It's not like you can unscrew your head and put it on someone else.

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