- Antonyms of UNCHAIN
confine, leave open, imprison, load, enchain, ignore, engage, lock up, sentence, attach, compel, link, manacle, lock, immure, hook, upset, button, delegate, waste, disregard, injure, hurt, suppress, tighten, make vulnerable, endanger, shackle, join, hire, handcuff, keep, enslave, welcome, chain, forfeit, damn, blame, dam, collect, retain, bind, convict, burden, fetter, jail, limit, hitch, trammel, restrict, incarcerate, gather, condemn, fill, prevent, assign, hold back, charge, hold, harm, abandon, throw away, owe, couple, punish, lose, employ, restrain, squander, maintain, detain, combine, unite, increase, incriminate, connect, fasten.
- Examples of usage:
- You must unchain the dog and take him to the milestone by the crossroads. - "Harding's luck" by E. [Edith] Nesbit
- David sprang out, and after placing his gun upon the bench in front of the door, went behind the building to unchain the pointer. - "The Boy Trapper" by Harry Castlemon
- At that date it was no little matter to coax him round to unchain his vessel. - "The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies" by Walter Besant