verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Examples from the Web for unscrew
"Sure, I'm glad," said Lise, and began to unscrew the top of the salt shaker.The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete|Winston Churchill
He starts to unscrew his air-port, but come to think, it was still daylight, and so he waits for the shades of night to fall.Wide Courses|James Brendan Connolly
Von Holtz began to unscrew two wing-nuts which kept the top of the aluminum casting in place.
After the supper is well under way, she sends for a jar, and tells the servant to unscrew the top, and pour the fruit into a dish.Peck's Sunshine|George W. Peck
We can unscrew the pipe down to the drain, and can fasten the hose to it with a union, I expect.Facing Death|G. A. Henty