unbuckle

[ uhn-buhk-uhl ]
/ ʌnˈbʌk əl /

verb (used without object), un·buck·led, un·buck·ling.

to unfasten the buckle or buckles of.

verb (used without object), un·buck·led, un·buck·ling.

to undo a buckle.

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Origin of unbuckle

First recorded in 1350–1400, unbuckle is from the Middle English word unboclen.See un-2, buckle
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