unstuck Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “unstuck” in the English Dictionary

"unstuck" in British English

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uk   us   /ʌnˈstʌk/

unstuck adjective (NOT ATTACHED)

[after verb] no ​longerstuck: The ​packingtape on the ​box came unstuck and some of the ​contentsfell out.

unstuck adjective (NOT SUCCESSFUL)

come unstuck mainly UK informal to ​experience difficulties and ​fail: It was in the third round of the ​championships that they came unstuck.
(Definition of unstuck from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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