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Remove the chains fastening or securing (someone or something)‘they returned, unchained Tom and took him upstairs’‘she felt free, unchained by responsibilities’
freeing, release, discharge, deliverance, salvation, rescue, relief, extrication, setting freeView synonyms
- ‘Have you thought about unchaining the drawer on the cash register and buying a new car, complete with warranty?’
- ‘The guards in the room unchained Talon and pushed him through the door.’
- ‘Last week was a good one because I actually managed to unchain myself from the desk and hop on a plane to London.’
- ‘Effie learned they had taken his straitjacket off and unchained his feet after he'd been asleep a few hours.’
- ‘As I unchained my bike, I saw the waitresses giggling and pointing at me.’
- ‘Now, say the man is unchained and allowed to walk around the cave.’
- ‘He unchained the doors and let them pass, returning to his post.’
- ‘Finally, the prisoner was unchained and laid out on the floor of his cell.’
- ‘I unlocked it, unchained it, and then opened it for him.’
- ‘Key to the dark side of the moon so you can unchain yourself and free yourself, truly open yourself, and share.’
- ‘I quickly exited the aircraft, unchained the nose gear, climbed back in, and buckled my seat belt.’
- ‘It would at least give me something safe to talk about while unchaining my employer.’
- ‘They immediately set to work unchaining us afterward.’
- ‘It was a relief to kneel on the floor as the guard unchained her.’
- ‘To think that sharing of wealth is a solution to the economic imbalances perpetuates underdevelopment of the poor's capabilities and potential to unchain themselves out of poverty.’
- ‘And with this being said she glided over to her, and promptly unchained her and helped her up.’
- ‘Zak looked around, and saw no one else, and wandered why he had been unchained.’
- ‘Corrections Department rules dictate that inmates taken for medical care must be shackled and guarded, although they unchained Provencio's legs on Friday.’
- ‘Passing the stables, she was disappointed not to find Terrant, but unchained her dog to take with her.’
- ‘He unchained his bike as fast as he could and took off to White Star Highschool.’
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