Un*thread" (?), v. t. [1st pref. un- + thread.]

1.

To draw or take out a thread from; as, to unthread a needle.

2.

To deprive of ligaments; to loose the ligaments of.

He with his bare wand can unthread thy joints. Milton.

3.

To make one's way through; to traverse; as, to unthread a devious path.

De Quincey.

 

© Webster 1913.

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