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To remove the hinges from
To mentally disturb
{v} to throw from hinges, to displace
disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed; "She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill"
To take from the hinges; as, to unhinge a door
remove the hinges from; "unhinge the door"
To displace; to unfix by violence
If you say that an experience has unhinged someone, you mean that it has affected them so deeply that they have become mentally ill. The stress of war temporarily unhinged him. + unhinged un·hinged feelings that make you feel completely unhinged and crazy. to make someone become very upset or mentally ill
To render unstable or wavering; to unsettle; as, to unhinge one's mind or opinions; to unhinge the nerves
{f} take off the hinges (e.g. a door, gate, etc.); open very wide; throw into confusion, upset; detach, discompose
remove the hinges from; "unhinge the door
not having ever been mounted using a stamp hinge
Simple past tense and past participle of unhinge
Mentally ill
past of unhinge
{s} crazy; brainsick; demented, insane, mad; mentally ill; not hinged, having no hinges (e.g.: "An unhinged window or door")
affected with madness or insanity; "a man who had gone mad"
disapproval If you describe someone's behaviour or performance as unhinged, you are critical of it because it seems wild and uncontrollable. The phrase `yeah yeah yeah' can rarely have been delivered with so much unhinged passion
third-person singular of unhinge
present participle of unhinge