• Unbending Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Unyielding in will; not subject to persuasion or influence; inflexible; resolute; -- applied to persons.
  2. (a.) Unyielding in nature; unchangeable; fixed; -- applied to abstract ideas; as, unbending truths.
  3. (a.) Devoted to relaxation or amusement.
  4. (a.) Not bending; not suffering flexure; not yielding to pressure; stiff; -- applied to material things.
  5. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Unbend

Inflexible, Rigid,

• Unbend Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To relax in exertion, attention, severity, or the like; hence, to indulge in mirth or amusement.
  2. (v. t.) To free from flexure; to make, or allow to become, straight; to loosen; as, to unbend a bow.
  3. (v. t.) A remit from a strain or from exertion; to set at ease for a time; to relax; as, to unbend the mind from study or care.
  4. (v. t.) To unfasten, as sails, from the spars or stays to which they are attached for use.
  5. (v. i.) To cease to be bent; to become straight or relaxed.
  6. (v. t.) To cast loose or untie, as a rope.

Relax, Straighten, Unwind,