untied


From the verb untie: (⇒ conjugate)
untied is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
un•tie /ʌnˈtaɪ/USA pronunciation   v.[+ object],  -tied, -ty•ing. 
  1. to loose or unfasten (anything tied);
    let or set loose by undoing a knot:to untie a prisoner.
  2. to undo the string or cords of:to untie (the strings of) a package.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
un•tie  (un tī),USA pronunciation v.,  -tied, -ty•ing. 
v.t. 
  1. to loose or unfasten (anything tied);
    let or set loose by undoing a knot.
  2. to undo the string or cords of.
  3. to undo, as a cord or a knot;
    unknot.
  4. to free from restraint.
  5. to resolve, as perplexities.

v.i. 
  1. to become untied.
  • Middle English untyen, Old English untīegan. See un-2, tie bef. 1000

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
untie /ʌnˈtaɪ/ vb ( -ties, -tying, -tied)
  1. to unfasten or free (a knot or something that is tied) or (of a knot or something that is tied) to become unfastened
  2. (transitive) to free from constraint or restriction
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