Meaning of unmoor


Pronunciation: (un-moor'), [key]
— v.t.
  1. to loose (a vessel) from moorings or anchorage.
  2. to bring to the state of riding with a single anchor after being moored by two or more.
  1. (of a vessel) to become unmoored.
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