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Synonyms for unbendʌnˈbɛnd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. straighten, unbend(verb)

    straighten up or out; make straight

    Synonyms:
    decompress, relax, square away, neaten, slow down, unwind, loosen up, clean up, roll out, straighten out, unbend, tidy up, straighten, tidy

    Antonyms:
    turn, twist, flex, bend, deform

  2. unbend(verb)

    unfasten, as a sail, from a spar or a stay

    Synonyms:
    slow down, straighten, decompress, relax, loosen up, unwind

    Antonyms:
    turn, bend, deform, twist, flex

  3. unbend(verb)

    free from flexure

    Synonyms:
    slow down, straighten, decompress, relax, loosen up, unwind

    Antonyms:
    twist, turn, bend, deform, flex

  4. relax, unbend(verb)

    make less taut

    Synonyms:
    decompress, loosen, slack, unlax, unwind, loose, loosen up, relax, slacken, unbend, unstrain, make relaxed, straighten, slow down, slack up

    Antonyms:
    flex, twist, deform, turn, bend

  5. relax, loosen up, unbend, unwind, decompress, slow down(verb)

    become less tense, rest, or take one's ease

    Synonyms:
    straighten, decompress, slow down, unbend, depressurise, loosen, disentangle, warm up, slacken, depressurize, unlax, unroll, limber up, loosen up, slow, decelerate, unstuff, loose, slack up, wind off, slow up, uncompress, retard, relax, slack, unwind, make relaxed, unstrain

    Antonyms:
    flex, turn, bend, deform, twist

  6. unbend(verb)

    release from mental strain, tension, or formality

    Synonyms:
    slow down, straighten, decompress, relax, loosen up, unwind

    Antonyms:
    turn, deform, bend, twist, flex

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unbend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    straighten, make straight

  2. unbend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    relax, remit, recreate, take recreation, be diverted, be amused

  3. unbend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Naut.) unfasten, untie


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  • laxigar, laxeskarIdo

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