unlash

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un·lash

 (ŭn-lăsh′)
tr.v. un·lashed, un·lash·ing, un·lash·es
To untie the lashing of; loose.
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unlash

(ʌnˈlæʃ)
vb
(tr) to untie or unfasten
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unlash


Past participle: unlashed
Gerund: unlashing

Imperative
unlash
unlash
Present
I unlash
you unlash
he/she/it unlashes
we unlash
you unlash
they unlash
Preterite
I unlashed
you unlashed
he/she/it unlashed
we unlashed
you unlashed
they unlashed
Present Continuous
I am unlashing
you are unlashing
he/she/it is unlashing
we are unlashing
you are unlashing
they are unlashing
Present Perfect
I have unlashed
you have unlashed
he/she/it has unlashed
we have unlashed
you have unlashed
they have unlashed
Past Continuous
I was unlashing
you were unlashing
he/she/it was unlashing
we were unlashing
you were unlashing
they were unlashing
Past Perfect
I had unlashed
you had unlashed
he/she/it had unlashed
we had unlashed
you had unlashed
they had unlashed
Future
I will unlash
you will unlash
he/she/it will unlash
we will unlash
you will unlash
they will unlash
Future Perfect
I will have unlashed
you will have unlashed
he/she/it will have unlashed
we will have unlashed
you will have unlashed
they will have unlashed
Future Continuous
I will be unlashing
you will be unlashing
he/she/it will be unlashing
we will be unlashing
you will be unlashing
they will be unlashing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been unlashing
you have been unlashing
he/she/it has been unlashing
we have been unlashing
you have been unlashing
they have been unlashing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been unlashing
you will have been unlashing
he/she/it will have been unlashing
we will have been unlashing
you will have been unlashing
they will have been unlashing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been unlashing
you had been unlashing
he/she/it had been unlashing
we had been unlashing
you had been unlashing
they had been unlashing
Conditional
I would unlash
you would unlash
he/she/it would unlash
we would unlash
you would unlash
they would unlash
Past Conditional
I would have unlashed
you would have unlashed
he/she/it would have unlashed
we would have unlashed
you would have unlashed
they would have unlashed
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.unlash - untie the lashing of; "unlash the horse"
unbrace, unlace, untie - undo the ties of; "They untied the prisoner"
lash - bind with a rope, chain, or cord; "lash the horse"
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