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Definition of unleash verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

unleash

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ʌnˈliːʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈliːʃ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they unleash
BrE BrE//ʌnˈliːʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈliːʃ//
 
he / she / it unleashes
BrE BrE//ʌnˈliːʃɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈliːʃɪz//
 
past simple unleashed
BrE BrE//ʌnˈliːʃt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈliːʃt//
 
past participle unleashed
BrE BrE//ʌnˈliːʃt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈliːʃt//
 
-ing form unleashing
BrE BrE//ʌnˈliːʃɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈliːʃɪŋ//
 
 
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unleash something (on/upon somebody/something) to suddenly let a strong force, emotion, etc. be felt or have an effect The government's proposals unleashed a storm of protest in the press.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: unleash