to free (a ship, etc.) from its moorings
to cast off moorings
verbun·moored, un·moor·ing, un·moors
- To release from or as if from moorings.
- Nautical To release (a ship) from all but one anchor.
To cast off moorings.
(third-person singular simple present unmoors, present participle unmooring, simple past and past participle unmoored)
un- +"Ž moor