Definitions of Undid

  1. imp. of Undo.
  2. Of undo.
  3. Of the verb undo, which See.

Usage examples for Undid

  1. He carefully undid the fastening of his sheepskin, pushed in his hand, and felt about for a long time before he got to his waistcoat. – Master and Man by Leo Tolstoy
  2. Hastily she undid the latch, ran through, and saw Summerhay lying in the mud- on his back, with eyes wide- open, his forehead and hair all blood. – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  3. The Boy, his face a mixture of amusement and concern, picked up the captive without noticing her feeble pecks, undid the noose from her leg, and carried her over the hedge to rest and recover herself. – Children of the Wild by Charles G. D. Roberts
  4. They threw off their coats, and one of them undid a bundle. – The Boys of Bellwood School by Frank V. Webster
  5. He undid the canvas belt from his waist, and felt it heavy as he raised it and transferred it to his own person. – A Galahad of the Creeks; The Widow Lamport by S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats
  6. This effectually undid him, for while he was a prisoner there, the brewer made a seizure of his whole stock of beer, to the value of three hundred pounds, and this it was, as he himself said, which posted him out upon the highway again. – Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences by Arthur L. Hayward
  7. We carried her to the spot we had agreed upon, and while we held her a little inclined that she might see the better, her mother undid the bandage from her head. – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  8. Rob undid the rope from the guy- pole, and got this last ready to drop overboard. – The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols by William Black
  9. In tense silence Emma undid the parcel. – The Underpup by I. A. R. Wylie
  10. He undid the cords and tried to get away from the big sledge, but it was no use, his little sledge stuck fast, and on they rushed, faster than the wind. – Stories from Hans Andersen by Hans Christian Andersen
  11. Wondering that it had not occurred to him before, he hastily undid it, lashed himself to the branch as well as he could, and in a moment was sound asleep. – The Prairie Chief by R.M. Ballantyne
  12. She stroked Pepper's nose while Austen undid the hitch- rope from around his neck. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. Seeing three people walking in a bag he naturally supposed they were practising for the sports, but on hearing their appeals for help he very kindly undid the rope. – The Magic Pudding by Norman Lindsay
  14. Wladin heaved a sigh of relief, and undid his coat. – St. Peter's Umbrella by Kálmán Mikszáth
  15. She had begun to come to herself and understand once more the looks of the people about her, when the old maid, who had been the attendant of the sisters during all Lucy's life, undid her wrappings, and in her agitation of the moment kissed her white cheek, and held her in her arms. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  16. She gave no sign whether she expected to recognize him, but it would seem that his face satisfied her, for she undid her mask and stood before him. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  17. His attack did not last long, however, for when we undid his collar, and sprinkled the water from one of the finger- glasses over his face, he gave a gasp or two and sat up. – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  18. He undid the wrapping slowly. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  19. They then undid the bag of pearls and jewels, bought a piece of good ground, built a fine house, and became wealthy and respected members of the community. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  20. And Heidi so saying undid her red bundle and took out her own old hat, which had become a little more battered still during the journey. – Heidi by Johanna Spyri