uncoil


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un·coil

 (ŭn-koil′)
tr. & intr.v. un·coiled, un·coil·ing, un·coils
To unwind or untwist or to become unwound or untwisted.

uncoil

(ʌnˈkɔɪl)
vb
to unwind or become unwound; untwist

un•coil

(ʌnˈkɔɪl)

v.t., v.i.
to unwind from a coiled position.
[1705–15]

uncoil


Past participle: uncoiled
Gerund: uncoiling

Imperative
uncoil
uncoil
Present
I uncoil
you uncoil
he/she/it uncoils
we uncoil
you uncoil
they uncoil
Preterite
I uncoiled
you uncoiled
he/she/it uncoiled
we uncoiled
you uncoiled
they uncoiled
Present Continuous
I am uncoiling
you are uncoiling
he/she/it is uncoiling
we are uncoiling
you are uncoiling
they are uncoiling
Present Perfect
I have uncoiled
you have uncoiled
he/she/it has uncoiled
we have uncoiled
you have uncoiled
they have uncoiled
Past Continuous
I was uncoiling
you were uncoiling
he/she/it was uncoiling
we were uncoiling
you were uncoiling
they were uncoiling
Past Perfect
I had uncoiled
you had uncoiled
he/she/it had uncoiled
we had uncoiled
you had uncoiled
they had uncoiled
Future
I will uncoil
you will uncoil
he/she/it will uncoil
we will uncoil
you will uncoil
they will uncoil
Future Perfect
I will have uncoiled
you will have uncoiled
he/she/it will have uncoiled
we will have uncoiled
you will have uncoiled
they will have uncoiled
Future Continuous
I will be uncoiling
you will be uncoiling
he/she/it will be uncoiling
we will be uncoiling
you will be uncoiling
they will be uncoiling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been uncoiling
you have been uncoiling
he/she/it has been uncoiling
we have been uncoiling
you have been uncoiling
they have been uncoiling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been uncoiling
you will have been uncoiling
he/she/it will have been uncoiling
we will have been uncoiling
you will have been uncoiling
they will have been uncoiling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been uncoiling
you had been uncoiling
he/she/it had been uncoiling
we had been uncoiling
you had been uncoiling
they had been uncoiling
Conditional
I would uncoil
you would uncoil
he/she/it would uncoil
we would uncoil
you would uncoil
they would uncoil
Past Conditional
I would have uncoiled
you would have uncoiled
he/she/it would have uncoiled
we would have uncoiled
you would have uncoiled
they would have uncoiled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.uncoil - unwind or untwistuncoil - unwind or untwist      
unwind, disentangle - separate the tangles of
coil, curl, loop - wind around something in coils or loops
Translations
يَحُل، يَفُك
rozvinout
legombolyítletekeredik
vinda ofan af
išsivyniotiišvynioti
atritinātatritinātiesattīt
kangalını/halkasını açmak

uncoil

[ˈʌnˈkɔɪl]
A. VTdesenrollar
B. VIdesenrollarse; [snake] → desenroscarse

uncoil

[ʌnˈkɔɪl]
vt [+ hose, rope] → dérouler
vi [snake, rope] → se dérouler

uncoil

vtabwickeln
vir (snake) → sich langsam strecken; (person) → sich ausstrecken; (wire etc) → sich abwickeln, sich abspulen; to uncoil (oneself) from an armchairsich im Sessel strecken und aufstehen

uncoil

[ʌnˈkɔɪl]
1. vtsrotolare
2. visrotolarsi

uncoil

(anˈkoil) verb
to straighten from a coiled position. The snake uncoiled (itself).
References in classic literature ?
So, the Spider, doggedly watching Estella, outwatched many brighter insects, and would often uncoil himself and drop at the right nick of time.
The huge, snakelike body coiled and uncoiled about its prey.
The First Mate uncoiled himself like a spring with a nice, throaty, comfortable sound, half purr, half meow, stretched his paws in air, turned over and coiled himself up again.
It was a town of machinery and tall chimneys, out of which interminable serpents of smoke trailed themselves for ever and ever, and never got uncoiled. It had a black canal in it, and a river that ran purple with ill-smelling dye, and vast piles of building full of windows where there was a rattling and a trembling all day long, and where the piston of the steam-engine worked monotonously up and down, like the head of an elephant in a state of melancholy madness.
He uncoiled his grass rope--it was the latest addition to his armament, yet he was proficient with it.
He had no intention of losing any advantage of the ground, and coiled and uncoiled himself once or twice, to be sure that every foot of his long body was in working order.
Instantly the Serpent uncoiled itself from his neck, and, as it touched the damp earth, it resumed the shape of the lovely damsel.
As they did so the figure in the corner complacently uncoiled all the ropes and let them fall with a flourish.
The appearance so much resembles that which may be seen in every torrent, where the stream uncoils into long streaks the froth collected in the eddies, that I must attribute the effect to a similar action either of the currents of the air or sea.
But there was in it one river especially, a mighty big river, that you could see on the map, resembling an immense snake uncoiled, with its head in the sea, its body at rest curving afar over a vast country, and its tail lost in the depths of the land.
"All the same, we'll go on to Dawson." He uncoiled his whip.
Three of the men pick brooms and use the handles to try to free the dog from the python's tight grasp. After struggling for several minutes, they finally manage to uncoil the serpent's tail, and two others hold down the unmoving hound.