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Meaning of UNTWIST

Pronunciation:  un'twist

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  cause to become untwisted
 

UNTWIST is a 7 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Antonyms: distort, twine, twist
 
 See Also: straighten, straighten out

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Un*twist"\, v. t. [1st pref. un- + twist.]
1. To separate and open, as twisted threads; to turn back, as
   that which is twisted; to untwine.

         If one of the twines of the twist do untwist, The
         twine that untwisteth, untwisteth the twist.
                                               --Wallis.

2. To untie; to open; to disentangle. --Milton.

 

 

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