untie

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undo the ties of

cause to become loose

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Come, try, give any one of us, for instance, a little more independence, untie our hands, widen the spheres of our activity, relax the control and we.
Milady, during the passage had contrived to untie the cord which fastened her feet.
called out Miss MacNab, "aren't you going to untie the man first?
By the way," said Father Brown, "might it not be as well to untie Mr Todhunter?
Farmer Groby--or, as they called him, "he"--had arrived ere this, and by his orders Tess was placed on the platform of the machine, close to the man who fed it, her business being to untie every sheaf of corn handed on to her by Izz Huett, who stood next, but on the rick; so that the feeder could seize it and spread it over the revolving drum, which whisked out every grain in one moment.
His fingers were trembling and he thought he should never untie the knot.