- Present participle of unwind.
- The act by which something is unwound.
Variant of unwind
transitive verbunwound, unwinding
- to wind off or undo (something wound)
- to straighten out or untangle (something confused or involved)
- to make relaxed, less tense, etc.
Origin of unwindMiddle English unwinden ; from Old English unwindan
- to become unwound
- to become relaxed, less tense, etc.