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unbend

un·bend

unbend

 
pronunciation:
uhn bend
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: unbending, unbends, unbent
definition: to relax or remove the tension in or from (something bent, stretched taut, or the like); straighten; loosen.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition 1: to become more relaxed, tolerant, or easygoing.
similar words:
relax, relent
definition 2: to straighten up or out.
similar words:
straighten
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