Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not slipping; not liable to slip.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • A light line has been thrown over each stay, and been thrown repeatedly around so as to form an unslipping knot.

    Chapter 44

  • If thou art weary already, what wilt thou be when the Noose is fixt, and no kind relieving Hand can do thee the curtesy of unslipping it.

    Manley: The Lost Lover: Characters

  • "Passengers were unslipping their flight harnesses, organizing luggage and tapecases and personal effects.

    Cachalot

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