Synonyms for unwind

Synonyms for (verb) unwind

Synonyms: unlax, relax, unstrain, unwind, loosen up, make relaxed

Definition: cause to feel relaxed

Usage: A hot bath always relaxes me

Similar words: affect

Definition: act physically on; have an effect upon

Usage: the medicine affects my heart rate


Synonyms: unbend, loosen up, decompress, unwind, relax, slow down

Definition: become less tense, rest, or take one's ease

Usage: He relaxed in the hot tub; Let's all relax after a hard day's work

Similar words: turn, change state

Definition: undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

Usage: We turned from Socialism to Capitalism; The people turned against the President when he stole the election


Synonyms: unroll, unwind, wind off

Definition: reverse the winding or twisting of

Usage: unwind a ball of yarn

Similar words: displace, move

Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant


Synonyms: unwind, disentangle

Definition: separate the tangles of

Similar words: undo

Definition: cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect

Usage: I wish I could undo my actions