unbrace

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From un- +‎ brace.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

unbrace (third-person singular simple present unbraces, present participle unbracing, simple past and past participle unbraced)

  1. (transitive) To undo, unfasten; to relax, loosen.
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, II.iv:
      The knight emboyling in his haughtie hart, / Knit all his forces, and gan soone vnbrace / His grasping hold [...].