Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To unhitch; to unharness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To unbitch; to unharness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To unhitch; unharness.

Etymologies

un- +‎ tackle (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The gipsy man gave a little call, as he backed his cart into the quarry, and an elderly man came out to help him untackle.

    The Virgin and the Gypsy

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