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  • adj. Not looped (forming a loop).
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of unloop.


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  • We kissed so deeply that I hardly noticed when he unhooked my bra after all and unlooped it from my shoulders.

    Forget You

  • He wore a scarlet cloak, buttoning high upon his face, and his hat was unlooped and slouched, probably by way of defence against the weather.

    The Bride of Lammermoor

  • He unlooped the chain from the knob and opened the door, stepping out into the corridor before his nerves got the better of him.

    The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters

  • A creative tool for the working musician and the lover of those unlooped - of course 8 seconds long noises that make our hearts warmer.

    Memotron digital Mellotron... but why?

  • Lynley unlooped it and replaced it in the wardrobe, saying, 'The astonishing thing is that, as bachelors, men actually dress themselves for years without knowing they're completely incompetent without a woman at their sides.'

    With No One as Witness

  • But the shaman seized the neck of the serpent and unlooped the limp trunk from about the altar and let the great reptile ooze to the ground, and he tumbled the body of the man from the stones to fall beside the monster, and cut the rawhide thongs that bound wrist and ankle.

    The Conquering Sword of Conan

  • He unlooped the line and looped it again—securely, this time—so quickly that she had to laugh.

    The Summer I Dared

  • Carefully, John unlooped the rifle strap from the robot, then pushed the robot's head gently with his palm.

    Analog Science Fiction and Fact

  • "Yes, my baby," she cooed softly, as she unlooped the jesses, "It's time for you to fly ...."

    Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

  • The tall man quietly unlooped the nurse's call button from the headboard and moved it out of Carl's reach.



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