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Synonyms for undo

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  1. undoverb

    untie, unbuckle, reverse, cancel, unzip, unbutton

    button, do up, zip, button up, zip up, tie up

  2. undoverb

    To reverse the effects of an action.

    Fortunately, we can undo most of the damage to the system by the war.

    unbuckle, unzip, untie, reverse, cancel, unbutton

    do up, zip, tie up, button, zip up, button up

  3. undoverb

    To unfasten.

    Could you undo my buckle for me?

    unbuckle, reverse, cancel, unzip, unbutton, untie

    button, zip up, button up, do up, zip, tie up

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  1. undo

    annul, frustrate, untie, unfasten, destroy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. undoverb

    cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect

    "I wish I could undo my actions"

    unwrap, untie, unmake, loosen

  2. unmake, undoverb

    deprive of certain characteristics

    unwrap, unmake, loosen, untie

  3. undoverb

    cause the ruin or downfall of

    "A single mistake undid the President and he had to resign"

    unwrap, untie, unmake, loosen

  4. untie, undo, loosenverb

    cause to become loose

    "undo the shoelace"; "untie the knot"; "loosen the necktie"

    unbrace, unmake, relax, loosen, tease, loose, untie, tease apart, unwrap, unlace

  5. unwrap, undoverb

    remove the outer cover or wrapping of

    "Let's unwrap the gifts!"; "undo the parcel"

    loosen, discover, give away, unmake, disclose, let out, bring out, divulge, let on, unwrap, untie, break, expose, reveal

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. undoverb

    annul, invalidate, frustrate, bring to nought

  2. undoverb

    loose, unfasten, untie, disengage, open, unfold, disentangle, unravel

  3. undoverb

    ruin, destroy

  4. undoverb

    impoverish, bring to poverty

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. undoverb

    reverse, annul, nullify, abrogate, neutralize, invalidate, loose, unfasten, disentangle, impoverish, ruin

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  1. Joe Biden:

    I believe that President Obama has led this nation from crisis to recovery, and we're now on the cusp of resurgence, i'm proud to have played a part in that. This party, our nation, will be making a tragic mistake if we walk away or attempt to undo the Obama legacy.

  2. Vittorio Colao:

    There is a clear agenda on the part of these companies to undo 30 years of customer choice, re-establish their former monopolies and make it very difficult for other players to compete.

  3. Ehsan Sehgal:

    If nations cannot undo boundaries between their states for whatever reasons; however, they can undo the boundaries of hatred between hearts for love, peace, harmony, welfare, and mutual interests. It needs insight, not fight.

  4. Matthew Myers:

    I think it became clear to FDA that if they didn’t get their arms around this issue the use of these products by kids across the nation would undo decades of progress.

  5. Derek Chollet:

    They have spent a lot of their time trying to undo or explain away some of the images and the mood that came out of the last trip to Europe.

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