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unbuckle Line breaks: un|buckle
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈbʌk(ə)l/

Definition of unbuckle in English:


[with object]
Unfasten the buckle of (something, especially a belt or shoe).
Example sentences
  • Jack began to unbuckle his belt and pull his shirt over his head.
  • She began to unbuckle her sandals, as I loosened the laces on my shoes.
  • He was unbuckling his belt and pulling it through the loops.

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