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unmuzzle

[uhn-muhz-uh l] /ʌnˈmʌz əl/
verb (used with object), unmuzzled, unmuzzling.
1.
to remove a muzzle from (a dog, cat, etc.).
2.
to free from restraint, as speech or expression.
Origin of unmuzzle
1590-1600
1590-1600; un-2 + muzzle
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  • They think the old man will be well enough to unmuzzle before noon, but he's been acting like a bad case of dog-days all morning.

    At Good Old Siwash George Fitch
British Dictionary definitions for unmuzzle

unmuzzle

/ʌnˈmʌzəl/
verb (transitive)
1.
to take the muzzle off (a dog, etc)
2.
to free from control or censorship
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