What does untie mean?

Definitions for untie
ʌnˈtaɪun·tie

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. untie, unbrace, unlace(verb)

    undo the ties of

    "They untied the prisoner"

  2. untie, undo, loosen(verb)

    cause to become loose

    "undo the shoelace"; "untie the knot"; "loosen the necktie"

Wiktionary

  1. untie(Verb)

    To loosen, as something interlaced or knotted; to disengage the parts of; as, to untie a knot.

  2. untie(Verb)

    To free from fastening or from restraint; to let loose; to unbind.

  3. untie(Verb)

    To resolve; to unfold; to clear.

  4. untie(Verb)

    To become untied or loosed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Untie(verb)

    to loosen, as something interlaced or knotted; to disengage the parts of; as, to untie a knot

  2. Untie(verb)

    to free from fastening or from restraint; to let loose; to unbind

  3. Untie(verb)

    to resolve; to unfold; to clear

  4. Untie(verb)

    to become untied or loosed

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Untie

    un-tī′, v.t. to loose from being tied: to unbind: to loosen.—adj. Untied′.

How to pronounce untie?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say untie in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of untie in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of untie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of untie in a Sentence

  1. English Proverb:

    Do not be in a hurry to tie what you cannot untie.

  2. Ruth Ann Schabaker:

    Each day comes bearing its own gifts. Untie the ribbons.

  3. Joseph Joubert:

    Never cut what you can untie.

  4. Grafitto:

    Bad spellers of the world, untie!

  5. Mohammad Nowroz Haqmal:

    For a while, I was alone. After about thirty minutes using my teeth, I was able to untie and open my hands, then I broke a small window and escaped from there. After about thirty minutes of running, I made it to the main road and found a taxi.

Images & Illustrations of untie

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Translations for untie

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  • odvázat, rozvázatCzech
  • beschließen, beseitigen, losmachen, aufklären, auflösen, lösen, sich lösen, losbindenGerman
  • ξεδένω, λύνω, ελευθερώνω, λύνομαιGreek
  • soltar, desatar, desatarse, desamarrarSpanish
  • avautua, avata, ratkaista, irrottaaFinnish
  • détacherFrench
  • scaoilIrish
  • disfare, sciogliere, sciogliersiItalian
  • 解くJapanese
  • tākiri, whakamatora, wetewete, maheno, weteMāori
  • ontrafelen, oplossen, loskomen, losknopen, losmaken, ontwarrenDutch
  • desamarrar, soltar, desatar, resolverPortuguese
  • desface, dezlegaRomanian
  • отвязывать, решить, развязываться, развязывать, развязать, отвязать, решать, развязатьсяRussian
  • çözmek, çözülmekTurkish
  • mở dây cộtVietnamese
  • 解開Chinese

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