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verb (used without object)
  1. to uncover the head, as in respect.
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verb (used with object)
  1. to remove the bonnet from.
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Origin of unbonnet

First recorded in 1800–10; un-2 + bonnet
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for unbonnet

Historical Examples

  • At the same time he beckoned to Huetzin to step forward and unbonnet.

    The White Conquerors

    Kirk Munroe