uncoil - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive/transitive] 

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/ʌnˈkɔɪl/
present tense
I/you/we/theyuncoil
he/she/ituncoils
present participleuncoiling
past tenseuncoiled
past participleuncoiled
  1. if something uncoils, or if you uncoil it, it becomes straight after being wrapped around something or curled

    She sat down, uncoiling her scarf from around her neck.