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English definition of “unwind”

unwind

verb [I] (RELAX)    /ʌnˈwaɪnd/ (unwound, unwound) (also wind down)
C1 to relax and allow your mind to be free from worry after a period of work or some other activity that has made you worried : A glass of wine in the evening helps me to unwind after work .Calming and relaxing
(Definition of unwind verb (RELAX) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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