What does untying mean?

Definitions for untying

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. untying, undoing, unfastening(noun)

    loosening the ties that fasten something

    "the tying of bow ties is an art; the untying is easy"


  1. untying(Noun)

    The act by which something is untied.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of untying in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of untying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jean Toomer:

    We learn the rope of life by untying its knots.

  2. Jeff Knapper:

    They're specially trained for certain aspects, like jumping over fences, stopping on a line, untying themselves.

  3. Aesop:

    A farmer who had a quarrelsome family called his sons and told them to lay a bunch of sticks before him. Then, after laying the sticks parallel to one another and binding them, he challenged his sons, one after one, to pick up the bundle and break it. They all tried, but in vain. Then, untying the bundle, he gave them the sticks to break one by one. This they did with the greatest ease. Then said the father, Thus, my sons, as long as you remain united, you are a match for anything, but differ and separate, and you are undone.

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