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English verb: unscrew

1. unscrew (contact) loosen something by unscrewing it

SamplesUnscrew the outlet plate.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Broader (hypernym)loose, loosen

Entailcircumvolve, rotate

2. unscrew (contact) loosen by turning

SamplesUnscrew the bottle cap.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)loose, loosen


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