from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To remove from hinges.
- transitive v. To remove the hinges from.
- transitive v. To confuse; disrupt.
- transitive v. Informal To derange; unbalance: He was unhinged by his wife's death.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To mentally disturb.
- v. To remove the hinges from.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To take from the hinges.
- transitive v. To displace; to unfix by violence.
- transitive v. To render unstable or wavering; to unsettle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To take from the hinges: as, to unhinge a door.
- To displace; unfix by violence.
- To unsettle; loosen; render unstable or wavering; discompose; disorder: as, to unhinge the mind; to unhinge opinions.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. remove the hinges from
- v. disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed
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