[ uhn-bon-it ]

verb (used without object)
  1. to uncover the head, as in respect.

verb (used with object)
  1. to remove the bonnet from.

Origin of unbonnet

First recorded in 1800–10; un-2 + bonnet

Words Nearby unbonnet

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How to use unbonnet in a sentence

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

    The White Conquerors | Kirk Munroe