unweave

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ weave

Verb[edit]

unweave (third-person singular simple present unweaves, present participle unweaving, simple past unwove, past participle unwoven)

  1. (transitive) To undo something woven.
    • 1593, William Shakespeare, Venus and Adonis
      Now she unweaves the web that she hath wrought.