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unbend

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishunbendun‧bend /ʌnˈbend/ verb (past tense and past participle unbent /-ˈbent/)  [intransitive]RELAXED to relax and start behaving in a less formal way→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
unbendEven Isay unbent a little, and grinned at a raven-haired wench when she made a lewd pluck at his staff.If only he could unbend and relax, even give a genuine smile or make a pleasantry.She unbent enough to ask us in for something to eat.
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Verb table
unbend
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyunbend
he, she, itunbends
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyunbent
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave unbent
he, she, ithas unbent
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad unbent
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill unbend
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have unbent
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam unbending
he, she, itis unbending
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you, we, theyare unbending
Past
I, he, she, itwas unbending
you, we, theywere unbending
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been unbending
he, she, ithas been unbending
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been unbending
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be unbending
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been unbending
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