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un·leash

 (ŭn-lēsh′)
tr.v. un·leashed, un·leash·ing, un·leash·es
1. To release or loose from a leash: unleashed the guard dogs.
2. To set free from restraints: unleashed his anger.

unleash

(ʌnˈliːʃ)
vb (tr)
1. to release from or as if from a leash
2. to free from restraint or control

un•leash

(ʌnˈliʃ)

v.t.
to release from or as if from a leash or restraint; let loose.
[1665–75]

unleash


Past participle: unleashed
Gerund: unleashing

Imperative
unleash
unleash
Present
I unleash
you unleash
he/she/it unleashes
we unleash
you unleash
they unleash
Preterite
I unleashed
you unleashed
he/she/it unleashed
we unleashed
you unleashed
they unleashed
Present Continuous
I am unleashing
you are unleashing
he/she/it is unleashing
we are unleashing
you are unleashing
they are unleashing
Present Perfect
I have unleashed
you have unleashed
he/she/it has unleashed
we have unleashed
you have unleashed
they have unleashed
Past Continuous
I was unleashing
you were unleashing
he/she/it was unleashing
we were unleashing
you were unleashing
they were unleashing
Past Perfect
I had unleashed
you had unleashed
he/she/it had unleashed
we had unleashed
you had unleashed
they had unleashed
Future
I will unleash
you will unleash
he/she/it will unleash
we will unleash
you will unleash
they will unleash
Future Perfect
I will have unleashed
you will have unleashed
he/she/it will have unleashed
we will have unleashed
you will have unleashed
they will have unleashed
Future Continuous
I will be unleashing
you will be unleashing
he/she/it will be unleashing
we will be unleashing
you will be unleashing
they will be unleashing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been unleashing
you have been unleashing
he/she/it has been unleashing
we have been unleashing
you have been unleashing
they have been unleashing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been unleashing
you will have been unleashing
he/she/it will have been unleashing
we will have been unleashing
you will have been unleashing
they will have been unleashing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been unleashing
you had been unleashing
he/she/it had been unleashing
we had been unleashing
you had been unleashing
they had been unleashing
Conditional
I would unleash
you would unleash
he/she/it would unleash
we would unleash
you would unleash
they would unleash
Past Conditional
I would have unleashed
you would have unleashed
he/she/it would have unleashed
we would have unleashed
you would have unleashed
they would have unleashed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.unleash - release or ventunleash - release or vent; "unleash one's anger"
let go, let go of, release, relinquish - release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"
uncork - release; "uncork his anger"
2.unleash - release from a leashunleash - release from a leash; "unleash the dogs in the park"
let go, let go of, release, relinquish - release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"
3.unleash - turn loose or free from restraint; "let loose mines"; "Loose terrible plagues upon humanity"
let go, let go of, release, relinquish - release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"

unleash

verb release, let go, let loose, free, untie, unloose, unbridle Then he unleashed his own, unstoppable attack.
Translations
destraillar
laskea irtipäästää irtipäästää valloilleen

unleash

[ˈʌnˈliːʃ] VT [+ dog] → desatar, soltar (fig) [+ anger, imagination etc] → desencadenar, desatar

unleash

[ˌʌnˈliːʃ] vt [fury, passion, violence] → déchaîner; [torrent] → entraîner, déclencher; [+ attack, missile] → lancer; [disease] → provoquer

unleash

vt dogvon der Leine lassen; (fig: = cause) anger, warentfesseln, auslösen; to unleash a storm of criticismeinen Sturm der Kritik entfesseln; he unleashed his fury on his wifeer ließ seine Frau seinen Zorn spüren; to unleash a war upon the whole worlddie ganze Welt in einen Krieg stürzen

unleash

[ʌnˈliːʃ] vt (dog) → sguinzagliare (fig) → scatenare
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