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Past tense and past participle of unwind.
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the past tense and past participle of unwind
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v. -wound, -wind•ing. v.t.
1. to undo or loosen from or as if from a coiled condition.
2. to relieve of tension; relax.
3. to disentangle or disengage; untwist.
4. to become unwound.
5. to become relieved of tension; relax.
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(anˈwaind) past tense, past participle unˈwound (-ˈwaund) verb
1. to take or come out of a coiled or wound position. He unwound the bandage from his ankle.
2. to relax after a period of tension. Give me a chance to unwind!
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