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verb [intransitive/transitive] uncoil pronunciation in British English /ʌnˈkɔɪl/
Word Forms
present tense
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.


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