Definitions

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  • v. To loosen the reins of; to remove restraint from.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To loosen the reins of; to remove restraint from.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To loosen the rein of; give the rein to; allow to have free course.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ rein

Examples

  • "Jemanden mit einem Schuh zu schlagen oder ihm die Schuhsohle zu zeigen und ihn einen Hund zu nennen - ein Tier, das im Nahen Osten als unrein gilt - das sind in der arabischen Welt die vielleicht schlimmsten Arten, einen Menschen zu beleidigen." thanks Karim

    Monday, December 15, 2008

  • Sp [i] ki [n] from mei on eksp [i] riens ei shud s [e] that a gud [i] r k [u] mz bei inheritans, for, az lo [n] az ei kan remember, a fols not, or, az w [i] y [ue] st tu k [w] l it, an impiur (_unrein_) n [o] t, woz tu m [i] fizikali p [e] nful.

    Chips From A German Workshop, Vol. V. Miscellaneous Later Essays

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