Definition of unlace in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌənˈlās/


[with object]
Undo the laces of (a shoe or garment).
Example sentences
  • His shirt was unlaced, the sleeves rolled up as far as they could go.
  • She'd just returned from her job at the plant nursery and was sitting at the table, unlacing her sneakers.
  • He throws his jacket onto the pile of Stuart's clothes and unlaces his shoes.

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Syllabification: un·lace

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