Pronunciation: (un-hinj'),[key] —v.t.,-hinged, -hing•ing. 1. to remove (a door or the like) from hinges.
2. to open wide by or as if by removing supporting hinges: to unhinge one's jaws. 3. to upset; unbalance; disorient; throw into confusion or turmoil: to unhinge the mind. 4. to dislocate or disrupt the normal operation of; unsettle: to unhinge plans. 5. to detach or separate from something.
6. to cause to waver or vacillate: to unhinge supporters of conservative policies.