Definición de unhinge en inglés:


Saltos de línea: un|hinge
Pronunciación: /ʌnˈhɪn(d)ʒ

verbo (unhinges, unhinging, unhinged)

[with object]
  • 1Make (someone) mentally unbalanced: the loneliness had nearly unhinged him
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Glenn Close is an actress with five Academy Award nominations under her belt, one of which is for the role for which I will always remember her: the mentally unhinged mistress in Fatal Attraction.
    • Meanwhile, a mentally unhinged former lover is stalking her, and the serial killer has struck again.
    • Born of the Great Depression, the brothers were unhinged maniacs with no roots, no ties, no responsibilities, fighting back on behalf of the disenfranchised little man.
  • 1.1Deprive of stability; throw into disorder: a chain of events unhinges the structure of his family
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Our grab for dominating the world's strategic petroleum reserves is now unhinging world stability, and I think other countries recognize this and are getting fearful and angry as well.
    • Placing both hands under the clasp, he used his remaining energy to unhinge it and throw the top of the box up.
    • The one event that could unhinge the party's best efforts to retain financial and political control is a run on the RMB.
  • 2Take (a door) off its hinges.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • By pulling it, he'd not only cracked the plank in half, he'd unhinged the door itself.
    • He shoots the door knob clean off the door and he kicks the door forward with all his strength, which nearly unhinges the door.
    • It was always a stunning room, a gleaming subterranean box of pale lacquer and smoked mirrors with a set of Lalique doors you'd unhinge and run off with in the middle of the night if you thought you could get away with it.

Más definiciones de unhinge 

Definición de unhinge en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Más sobre unhinge

Palabras cercanas

Traducir unhinge

al español
Palabra del día kerf
Pronunciación: kəːf
a slit made by cutting with a saw