verb (used with object), un·tied, un·ty·ing.
verb (used without object), un·tied, un·ty·ing.
Can be confusedunite untie
Examples from the Web for untie
“I bent over to untie my shoelaces, and I felt an agent pouring cold water on me,” said Adonys, who has filed an asylum request.
Untie my hands, brave warrior, you have surely nothing to fear from a woman.The Defiant Agents|Andre Alice Norton
Mrs. Priest nodded graciously to Thea, coquettishly to Bowers, and asked him to untie her veil for her.Song of the Lark|Willa Cather
I didn't see, myself, how Fitz could untie those hard knots with his one hand, in time to do any good.Pluck on the Long Trail|Edwin L. Sabin