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untieverb [T]

 us   /ʌnˈtɑɪ/ (present participle untying, past tense and past participle untied)
to ​unfasten a ​knot or something ​tied: I had to ​help her untie her ​shoelaces.
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untieverb [T]

uk   us   /ʌnˈtaɪ/ (present participle untying, past tense and past participle untied)
B2 to ​unfasten a ​knot or something ​tied
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(Definition of untie from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “untie”
in Korean 풀다…
in Arabic يَفُكّ…
in Malaysian membuka ikatan…
in French détacher…
in Russian развязывать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 解開, 鬆開…
in Italian slegare…
in Turkish çözmek, açmak…
in Polish rozwiązywać…
in Spanish desatar…
in Vietnamese cởi, tháo…
in Portuguese desfazer, desamarrar, desatar…
in Thai แก้มัด…
in German aufknoten…
in Catalan deslligar…
in Japanese (結んであったもの)をほどく…
in Chinese (Simplified) 解开, 松开…
in Indonesian membuka ikatan…
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