unknot

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un·knot

 (ŭn-nŏt′)
tr.v. un·knit or un·knot·ted, un·knot·ting, un·knots
To untie or undo (a knot).
n. (ŭn′nŏt′)
In knot theory, a knot that can be unraveled in three-dimensional space into an untangled loop without cutting it or intersecting it with itself.

unknot

(ʌnˈnɒt)
vb (tr)
to untie a knot in (something)

unknot


Past participle: unknotted
Gerund: unknotting

Imperative
unknot
unknot
Present
I unknot
you unknot
he/she/it unknots
we unknot
you unknot
they unknot
Preterite
I unknotted
you unknotted
he/she/it unknotted
we unknotted
you unknotted
they unknotted
Present Continuous
I am unknotting
you are unknotting
he/she/it is unknotting
we are unknotting
you are unknotting
they are unknotting
Present Perfect
I have unknotted
you have unknotted
he/she/it has unknotted
we have unknotted
you have unknotted
they have unknotted
Past Continuous
I was unknotting
you were unknotting
he/she/it was unknotting
we were unknotting
you were unknotting
they were unknotting
Past Perfect
I had unknotted
you had unknotted
he/she/it had unknotted
we had unknotted
you had unknotted
they had unknotted
Future
I will unknot
you will unknot
he/she/it will unknot
we will unknot
you will unknot
they will unknot
Future Perfect
I will have unknotted
you will have unknotted
he/she/it will have unknotted
we will have unknotted
you will have unknotted
they will have unknotted
Future Continuous
I will be unknotting
you will be unknotting
he/she/it will be unknotting
we will be unknotting
you will be unknotting
they will be unknotting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been unknotting
you have been unknotting
he/she/it has been unknotting
we have been unknotting
you have been unknotting
they have been unknotting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been unknotting
you will have been unknotting
he/she/it will have been unknotting
we will have been unknotting
you will have been unknotting
they will have been unknotting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been unknotting
you had been unknotting
he/she/it had been unknotting
we had been unknotting
you had been unknotting
they had been unknotting
Conditional
I would unknot
you would unknot
he/she/it would unknot
we would unknot
you would unknot
they would unknot
Past Conditional
I would have unknotted
you would have unknotted
he/she/it would have unknotted
we would have unknotted
you would have unknotted
they would have unknotted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.unknot - become or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads ofunknot - become or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads of; "unravel the thread"
undo - cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect; "I wish I could undo my actions"
ravel, tangle, knot - tangle or complicate; "a ravelled story"
Translations

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References in classic literature ?
I unknotted the handkerchief, and commenced dropping them in from an angle, and the flame curled up the chimney.
If you purify yourself then another knot is undone and if you pray, the third one also gets unknotted. If any one of you goes to the mosque and the prayer has commenced, he should join the congregation with the Imam rather than praying two Rak'ahs ahead of the congregation, as joining the congregation takes priority in this case.
I'd somehow managed to make it to the age of 36 without ever having a massage, and as I waited to be unknotted, my comfort zone seemed miles away.
Sophomore server Rachel Muisenga unknotted a 5-5 tie with clutch serving in the first set, helping stake the Redwings to a 13-5 lead.
"Are they going to be related to my work?" Illie's shoulders unknotted and he gazed out of the window across the way to the woodland.
Here, they demonstrated a framework to design and synthesize a single DNA or RNA strand to efficiently self-fold into an unknotted compact ssOrigami structure that approximates any arbitrary user-prescribed target shape.
A fractal globule is extraordinarily dense, but entirely unknotted. See also in Ivan Amato, "Genetic Geometry Takes Shape," Quanta Magazine, (2015): https://www.quantamagazine.org/ genome-architecture-in-twists-of-dna-20150225/ (accessed 29 July 2017).
It does not seem to matter how many new players arrive - as Grayson pointed out this is a 'new' team, with the starting line-up against the Blades containing seven summer signings - watching the Black Cats concede the first goal on home soil is akin to letting go of an unknotted balloon.
According to media reports, Mohammad Zeshan resident of 630 GB was on its way near Adda Landawala when rope tied with motorcycle unknotted and stuck in his motorcycle chain and he fell on the road and died on the spot.
At the end of the 90-minute session, then, my lumbar region has magically unknotted itself and I walk straighter and more easily.
And then on the whistle Teesside collectively lifted six feet in the air as tightly wound stomachs suddenly unknotted to send us spinning.
She made complex ideas accessible and unknotted the complexities of the age.