unweave

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

un- +‎ weave

VerbEdit

unweave (third-person singular simple present unweaves, present participle unweaving, simple past unwove, past participle unwoven)

  1. (transitive) To undo something woven.
    • 1593, William Shakespeare, Venus and Adonis
      Now she unweaves the web that she hath wrought.
Last modified on 20 August 2013, at 06:40