unclog Definition

to remove something that is blocking a pipe, tube, sink, etc., so that liquid or air can flow through it freely.

Using unclog: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "unclog" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The plumber used a plunger to unclog the drain.

  • Example

    I need to unclog the printer before I can print anything.

  • Example

    She tried to unclog the vacuum cleaner but couldn't find the source of the blockage.

unclog Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for unclog


Summary: unclog in Brief

The verb 'unclog' [ʌnˈklɒɡ] means to remove an obstruction from a pipe, sink, or other conduit, allowing liquids or gases to flow freely. It is often used in the context of plumbing or mechanical devices, as in 'The plumber used a plunger to unclog the drain.'