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unbent Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. verb straighten up or out; make straight
    straighten; unbend.
  2. verb unfasten, as a sail, from a spar or a stay
    unbend.
  3. verb free from flexure
    unbend.
    • unbend a bow
  4. verb make less taut
    unbend; relax.
    • relax the tension on the rope
  5. verb become less tense, rest, or take one's ease
    unwind; unbend; relax; decompress; slow down; loosen up.
    • He relaxed in the hot tub
    • Let's all relax after a hard day's work
  6. verb release from mental strain, tension, or formality
    unbend.
    • unbend the mind from absorbing too much information
  7. adjective satellite not bent
    • looking for an unbent nail
    • trees with straight unbent trunks make the best lumber
  8. adjective satellite erect in posture
    straight; unbowed.
    • sit straight
    • stood defiantly with unbowed back
WordNet

"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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