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Definition of unhinge verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[usually passive] unhinge somebody/somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they unhinge
he / she / it unhinges
past simple unhinged
-ing form unhingeing
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to make someone very upset or mentally ill She was unhinged by the death of her child and never recovered.
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