- to free, as one thing stuck to another.
- to become unstuck: Finally, the car's horn unstuck.
Origin of unstick
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Related Words for unstickslacken, relax, ease, loose, undo, unlock, untie, alleviate, unscrew, unloose, extricate, unclasp, unfasten, disconnect, unbuckle, separate, disjoin, deliver, free, discharge
Examples from the Web for unstick
Historical Examples of unstick
And, come to that, I don't need to unstick the envelope to know what's inside here.The Girl on the Boat
Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
- (tr) to free or loosen (something stuck)
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