from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To unwind (something) from or as if from a reel or become unwound.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To remove or uncoil from a reel.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To unwind from a reel, as a line or thread.
  • To become unwound from a reel.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. unwind from or as if from a reel


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