unstuck


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Related to unstuck: unstick, get unstuck

un·stuck

 (ŭn-stŭk′)
v.
Past tense and past participle of unstick.
adj.
Freed from being stuck.
Idiom:
come/become unstuck
To break down or fall apart: a marriage that came unstuck after only a year.

unstuck

(ʌnˈstʌk)
adj
1. freed from being stuck, glued, fastened, etc
2. come unstuck to suffer failure or disaster

un•stuck

(ʌnˈstʌk)

v.
1. pt. and pp. of unstick.
adj.
2. out of order, control, or coherence; undone: to come unstuck.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unstuck - freeunstuck - free; "a man with a mule got my car unstuck"; "the gears locked in second and would not come unstuck"
stuck - caught or fixed; "stuck in the mud"
2.unstuck - thrown into a state of disorganization or incoherence; "price programs became unstuck because little grain was available"
disorganised, disorganized - lacking order or methodical arrangement or function; "a disorganized enterprise"; "a thousand pages of muddy and disorganized prose"; "she was too disorganized to be an agreeable roommate"
Translations
غَيْر مُلْصَقفاشِل
odlepitpohořet
løsne sig
losnamisheppnast
atsiklijuoti
atlīmētiesizgāztiesneizdoties
ayrılmakbaşarısızlığa uğramakkopmak

unstuck

[ˈʌnˈstʌk] ADJ to come unstuck [label etc] → despegarse, desprenderse (fig) → fracasar, sufrir un revés
where he comes unstuck isa él lo que le pierde es ...

unstuck

[ʌnˈstʌk] adj
(lit) to come unstuck [poster, stamp] → se décoller
(fig) to come unstuck (= fail) [person, plan, system] → faire fiasco

unstuck

adj to come unstuck (stamp, notice)sich lösen; (inf, plan) → danebengehen (inf), → schiefgehen (inf); (speaker, actor)stecken bleiben; (pupil: in exam) → ins Schwimmen geraten; the pay policy seems to have come unstuckdie Lohnpolitik scheint aus dem Gleis gekommen zu sein; where they came unstuck was …sie sind daran gescheitert, dass …

unstuck

[ʌnˈstʌk] adj to come unstuck (label) → staccarsi, scollarsi (fam) (plan) → andare a monte, fallire; (person) → fare fiasco

unstuck

(anˈstak) : come unstuck
1. to stop sticking. The label has come unstuck.
2. to fail. Our plans have come unstuck.
References in classic literature ?
Someone moved from the window, and a minute or two later there was the sound of the passage door as it came unstuck, then the latch of the outside door clicked and a tall white-bearded peasant, with a sheepskin coat thrown over his white holiday shirt, pushed his way out holding the door firmly against the wind, followed by a lad in a red shirt and high leather boots.
"When I go to Ireland, whenever we come unstuck, they are just mad for the little fights.
Stop Depriving the World of You: A Guide for Getting Unstuck
The collaborative work of Bryan Goodwin (resident and CEO of McREL International), Dale Lewis (Senior Director of Research, Evaluation, and Technical Assistance at McREL International), Kris Rouleau (Senior Director of Learning Services and Innovation at McREL International), and Tonia Gibson (a McREL International project consultant) "Unstuck: How Curiosity, Peer Coaching, and Teaming Can Change Your School" offers a road map to help schools change from the inside out instead of the top down.
A video posted to social media over the weekend shows the moment when a teenage concertgoer was trying to get her head unstuck from a tailpipe at a music festival in Minnesota.
Hear the founder of Caregivers With Hope, Peter Rosenberger, discuss "Unstuck: Lightening the Heart of the Family Caregiver with Humor." Rosenberger's interactive webinar will use his humor and candor to explore how people can lighten their heart, rediscover their identity and find a safe emotional path.
Thinking about getting unstuck, I flew to Santa Barbara on a working vacation known as a press tour.
Gary Seifert, an ice fisherman for 30 years, instead spent the day trying to get his truck unstuck. And on Sunday, he wondered if it is possible to remove it.
As the movie mogul's charm offensive comes unstuck, he begins to realise why the story is so important to its creator.
Communication and negotiation expert Donny Ebenstein also addresses getting unstuck, but in the context of resolving conflicts with others.
FOLLOWING a blistering start to the new campaign, Division 1A frontrunners Derriaghy have suddenly come unstuck. However, in their Steel Cup loss to the Welders, and Saturday's Border Cup defeat to Killyleagh, their two defeats have came at the hands of higher league opposition.