Definition of 'undo'
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Example sentences containing 'undo'
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We were undone by two set plays. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some of the damage may be undone if boozing is cut considerably, the research added. The Sun (2016)The top two buttons of her shirt have been undone. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He once said she could undo in two minutes more than he could do in two weeks. Christianity Today (2000)The pupils wear loosely fitted ties and most have the top button of their shirt undone. The Sun (2015)It will take a generation or more to undo the damage that they have wrought. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That plain shirt is left undone at three buttons. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It took three years and two trials to undo the damage and secure convictions. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One undid my shirt and slipped her hand inside. The Sun (2015)But it cannot undo the damage that has been done. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He was in a mismatched blue jacket and trousers and his top shirt button was undone. The Sun (2015)And synod should next week undo the damage that its previous vote caused. Times, Sunday Times (2014)All you can do now is try to undo the damage you have done. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We cannot undo his failure and that of many Germans to reflect on their responsibility. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Up to 75% of men now wear at least three buttons undone on their shirts. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Shirt undone too far, belly straining against the buttons? Times, Sunday Times (2009)You can't undo all the damage done by his predecessors. The Sun (2012)Will help fade age spots, reduce wrinkles and undo some damage caused by smoking. The Sun (2007)Humans have some enzymes which can undo sun damage, but not with the same efficiency. The Sun (2010)And it's taking years to undo the damage. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In slow motion she removed his tie and undid his top shirt button, then the next one. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I observed his verdant chest hair because he had left the top two buttons of his shirt undone. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A poll showed 75 per cent of men often go out with three buttons undone on their shirts. The Sun (2012)As long as this is so, individuals can "undo" the effect of any changes in the firm's capital structure. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)He was the fastest to halfway in the Derby only to be seemingly undone by the two quick races between the third round and quarter-finals. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'undo'
British English: undo /ʌnˈduː/ VERB
If you undo something, you loosen or untie it.
She undid the buttons of her jacket.
- American English: undo
- Arabic: يَفُكُّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: desfazer
- Chinese: 松开
- Croatian: otkopčati
- Czech: rozepnout
- Danish: åbne
- Dutch: losmaken
- European Spanish: deshacer
- Finnish: aukaista
- French: défaire
- German: aufmachen
- Greek: ξεκουμπώνω
- Italian: disfare
- Japanese: ほどく
- Korean: 원상태로 돌리다
- Norwegian: åpne
- Polish: odpiąć
- European Portuguese: desfazer
- Romanian: a desface
- Russian: отменять
- Spanish: deshacer
- Swedish: göra ogjord
- Thai: แก้
- Turkish: açmak paket, fermuar vb
- Ukrainian: розстібати
- Vietnamese: hủy
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