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un·stuck

 (ŭn-stŭk′)
v.
Past tense and past participle of unstick.
adj.
Freed from being stuck.
Idiom:
come/become unstuck
To break down or fall apart: a marriage that came unstuck after only a year.

unstuck

(ʌnˈstʌk)
adj
1. freed from being stuck, glued, fastened, etc
2. come unstuck to suffer failure or disaster

un•stuck

(ʌnˈstʌk)

v.
1. pt. and pp. of unstick.
adj.
2. out of order, control, or coherence; undone: to come unstuck.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unstuck - freeunstuck - free; "a man with a mule got my car unstuck"; "the gears locked in second and would not come unstuck"
stuck - caught or fixed; "stuck in the mud"
2.unstuck - thrown into a state of disorganization or incoherence; "price programs became unstuck because little grain was available"
disorganised, disorganized - lacking order or methodical arrangement or function; "a disorganized enterprise"; "a thousand pages of muddy and disorganized prose"; "she was too disorganized to be an agreeable roommate"
Translations
غَيْر مُلْصَقفاشِل
odlepitpohořet
løsne sig
losnamisheppnast
atsiklijuoti
atlīmētiesizgāztiesneizdoties
ayrılmakbaşarısızlığa uğramakkopmak

unstuck

[ˈʌnˈstʌk] ADJ to come unstuck [label etc] → despegarse, desprenderse (fig) → fracasar, sufrir un revés
where he comes unstuck isa él lo que le pierde es ...

unstuck

[ʌnˈstʌk] adj
(lit) to come unstuck [poster, stamp] → se décoller
(fig) to come unstuck (= fail) [person, plan, system] → faire fiasco

unstuck

adj to come unstuck (stamp, notice)sich lösen; (inf, plan) → danebengehen (inf), → schiefgehen (inf); (speaker, actor)stecken bleiben; (pupil: in exam) → ins Schwimmen geraten; the pay policy seems to have come unstuckdie Lohnpolitik scheint aus dem Gleis gekommen zu sein; where they came unstuck was …sie sind daran gescheitert, dass …

unstuck

[ʌnˈstʌk] adj to come unstuck (label) → staccarsi, scollarsi (fam) (plan) → andare a monte, fallire; (person) → fare fiasco

unstuck

(anˈstak) : come unstuck
1. to stop sticking. The label has come unstuck.
2. to fail. Our plans have come unstuck.
References in classic literature ?
Someone moved from the window, and a minute or two later there was the sound of the passage door as it came unstuck, then the latch of the outside door clicked and a tall white-bearded peasant, with a sheepskin coat thrown over his white holiday shirt, pushed his way out holding the door firmly against the wind, followed by a lad in a red shirt and high leather boots.
Gary Seifert, an ice fisherman for 30 years, instead spent the day trying to get his truck unstuck.
24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After nearly a million downloads of its groundbreaking iPad app, Unstuck (www.
As the movie mogul's charm offensive comes unstuck, he begins to realise why the story is so important to its creator.
FOLLOWING a blistering start to the new campaign, Division 1A frontrunners Derriaghy have suddenly come unstuck.
Getting Unstuck in ACT: A Clinician's Guide to Overcoming Common Obstacles in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy is a fine troubleshooting guide for any who have become 'stuck doing acceptance and commitment therapy, and is a top pick for mental health professionals looking for step-by-step strategies for overcoming all common roadblocks to ACT.
Smart Leaders Smarter Teams--How You and Your Team Get Unstuck to Get Results," by Roger Schwarz (Jossey-Bass/Wiley, 2013).
EMMERDALE (7pm ITV1) VAL HAS told Alicia to play that little minx Gemma at her own game, but Alicia comes unstuck tonight when she lies to Dom to stop Gemma getting in trouble.
In the meantime, Gerald Knaus from the European Stability Initiative put forward a new proposal of finding a solution so Macedonia's European integration can get unstuck without closing all open issues.
Morris also said that people often thought they could claim travel, car expenses and even the family pet as a tax deduction but often came unstuck.
Gill's presentation, titled “You and Your Staff Unstuck,” offers insights and inspiration drawn from her award-winning book You Unstuck: Mastering the New Rules of Risk-taking in Work and Life.
TRAINER George Baker blamed the "lemming effect" for a huge Lingfield plunge on his Irons On Fire, which came unstuck when the three-year-old was collared well inside the final furlong of the 1m4f handicap and beaten three-quarters of a length.