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unwind

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishunwindun‧wind /ʌnˈwaɪnd/ verb (past tense and past participle unwound /-ˈwaʊnd/)  1 [intransitive]RELAXED to relax and stop feeling anxious a beautiful country hotel that is the perfect place to unwindsee thesaurus at relax2 [intransitive, transitive]FASTEN/DO UP to undo something that has been wrapped around something else, or to become undone after being wrapped around something She started to unwind her scarf.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
unwindAfter a couple of drinks, Tom began to unwind.Reading helps me unwind.Set in spectacular countryside, the Shiga Hotel is the perfect place to unwind.After this ordeal Tom left him to have a soak and slowly Willie began to unwind.But how many of us make time to unwind?The world motorcross champion likes nothing better than unwinding in front of the TV.Can you spare as little as half an hour each day to unwind or to commune with nature?
From Longman Business Dictionaryunwindun‧wind /ʌnˈwaɪnd/ verb (past tense and past participle unwound /-ˈwaʊnd/)FINANCE1unwind a long position to sell bonds, shares etc because you think their price will fallInvestors decided to unwind their money-losing long-term bond positions, using proceeds to buy short-term securities.2unwind a short position to obtain the bonds, shares etc that you borrowed to sell, and deliver themWhen the market rose instead of falling, these speculators rushed to unwind their short positions.unwinding noun [uncountable]the unwinding of some long, or overbought, dollar positions→ See Verb table
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Verb table
unwind
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyunwind
he, she, itunwinds
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyunwound
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave unwound
he, she, ithas unwound
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad unwound
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill unwind
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have unwound
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam unwinding
he, she, itis unwinding
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you, we, theyare unwinding
Past
I, he, she, itwas unwinding
you, we, theywere unwinding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been unwinding
he, she, ithas been unwinding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been unwinding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be unwinding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been unwinding
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