to untie by or as if by undoing a knot: to unknot a tie.
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How to use unknot in a sentence
And the child turned up the hill with her luge, leaving her elders to unknot the situation.The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns | Arnold Bennett
Greg asked, his perspiring fingers slipping as he tried to unknot his tie.Cancer World | Harry Warner
"We could not unknot the knots," added Tom, who was bound to have his joke.The Rover Boys on Treasure Isle | Edward Stratemeyer (AKA Arthur M. Winfield)
He would unknot the tangled threads at whatever cost to himself.Swirling Waters | Max Rittenberg
Fullarton said and, running to the bed, began to unknot the cord that bound the admiral.Held Fast For England | G. A. Henty