unsling

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un·sling

 (ŭn-slĭng′)
tr.v. un·slung (-slŭng′), un·sling·ing, un·slings
1. To remove from a sling or a slung position: unsling a backpack.
2. Nautical To remove the slings of (a yard, for example).

unsling

(ʌnˈslɪŋ)
vb (tr) , -slings, -slinging or -slung
1. to remove or release from a slung position
2. to remove slings from

un•sling

(ʌnˈslɪŋ)

v.t. , -slung, -sling•ing.
1. to remove (something) from being slung: to unsling a rifle from one's shoulder.
2. Naut. to take off the slings of; release from slings.
[1620–30]

unsling


Past participle: unslung
Gerund: unslinging

Imperative
unsling
unsling
Present
I unsling
you unsling
he/she/it unslings
we unsling
you unsling
they unsling
Preterite
I unslung
you unslung
he/she/it unslung
we unslung
you unslung
they unslung
Present Continuous
I am unslinging
you are unslinging
he/she/it is unslinging
we are unslinging
you are unslinging
they are unslinging
Present Perfect
I have unslung
you have unslung
he/she/it has unslung
we have unslung
you have unslung
they have unslung
Past Continuous
I was unslinging
you were unslinging
he/she/it was unslinging
we were unslinging
you were unslinging
they were unslinging
Past Perfect
I had unslung
you had unslung
he/she/it had unslung
we had unslung
you had unslung
they had unslung
Future
I will unsling
you will unsling
he/she/it will unsling
we will unsling
you will unsling
they will unsling
Future Perfect
I will have unslung
you will have unslung
he/she/it will have unslung
we will have unslung
you will have unslung
they will have unslung
Future Continuous
I will be unslinging
you will be unslinging
he/she/it will be unslinging
we will be unslinging
you will be unslinging
they will be unslinging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been unslinging
you have been unslinging
he/she/it has been unslinging
we have been unslinging
you have been unslinging
they have been unslinging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been unslinging
you will have been unslinging
he/she/it will have been unslinging
we will have been unslinging
you will have been unslinging
they will have been unslinging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been unslinging
you had been unslinging
he/she/it had been unslinging
we had been unslinging
you had been unslinging
they had been unslinging
Conditional
I would unsling
you would unsling
he/she/it would unsling
we would unsling
you would unsling
they would unsling
Past Conditional
I would have unslung
you would have unslung
he/she/it would have unslung
we would have unslung
you would have unslung
they would have unslung
References in classic literature ?
Courteously enough was this said; but so suddenly had the friar drawn his sword that Robin had no time to unsling his bow from his back, whither he had placed it to avoid getting it wet, or to unfasten his scabbard.
Tarzan could not even unsling his bow and fit an arrow in time to send one of his deadly poisoned shafts into the yellow hide.