verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Examples from the Web for unmoored
Millennials are “unmoored from institutions,” gasped Pew Research recently.Rand Paul is Politically Divergent. And So He Must Be Stopped.|Nick Gillespie|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The idea of the city was much more alluring than the city itself on a rainy, unmoored day.
If we are unmoored from the Constitution, then what are we onto?Radio’s Mark Levin Might Be the Most Powerful Conservative You Never Heard Of|David Freedlander|October 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As a result, our modern gun-rights ideology is often unmoored from any sense of corresponding civic obligation.Gun-Rights Advocates Should Fear History of Second Amendment|Saul Cornell|December 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The Moloch was then unmoored, and took up its position stationary at a height of 1000 feet with absolute precision.The Secret of the League|Ernest Bramah
She thus spoke; Ulysses unmoored his bark; the South winds bore away her unavailing words together with his sails.
Perhaps, on the other hand, these wardens did not care to shout a final notice that the boat was now unmoored.An Ambitious Woman|Edgar Fawcett
We were soon ready for sea; and unmoored about eight o'clock, the wind chopping about to the east.
I ran in all haste to the beach, and unmoored a boat that lay alongside.