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unleash (someone or something) against (someone or something)

To allow or direct someone or something to work against someone or something else as forcefully or intensely as possible. The company threatened to unleash their huge team of lawyers against the newspaper if it didn't retract the article. The boxer unleashed all his fury against his opponent in the third round.
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unleash (someone or something) on (someone or something)

To allow or direct someone or something to work against someone or something else as forcefully or intensely as possible. The company threatened to unleash their huge team of lawyers on the newspaper if it didn't retract the article. The boxer unleashed all his fury on his opponent in the third round.
See also: on, unleash

unleash someone or something against someone or something

to turn someone or something loose against someone or something. The army unleashed a horrible attack against the enemy. Max unleashed his bullies against the helpless merchants.
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unleash someone or something (up)on someone or something

to turn someone or something loose on someone or something. (Upon is formal and less commonly used than on.) The air force unleashed a bombing attack upon the enemy. The mob chief unleashed his tough guys on Lefty.
See also: on, unleash
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"We're very excited, to sponsor Unleashed at the highest level," said CEO, Michael Stus.
The statement said, 'Wave of terror and intimidation is being unleashed by the lacs of forces' personnel across South Kashmir during the cordon and search operations.
Eyewitness, Chukwuma Ike, told our correspondent that, 'the hoodlums unleashed several gunshots on entering the community before they moved into the police men, they shot sporadically, operated in two motorcycles they came with.
Unleashed has different rooms that you can choose from, usually depending on your level of anger.
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Future unleashed will also see keynotes from industry monarchs like Anand Mahindra, MD of Mahindra & Mahindra, Shikha Sharma, MD & CEO of Axis Bank and renowned Cardiac Surgeon Dr Devi Shetty amongst others.
He said: "This is the sixth Teesside Unleashed and the fourth we've held at the country club.
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"With this in mind, we encourage all staff to contribute ideas and content to Knowledge: Unleashed.
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"People don't need to be managed; they need to be unleashed."--Richard Florida, as quoted in "Quiet Leadership" by David Rock.
Recently, Bipasha had released her third fitness DVD, titled Unleashed, in Reliance Digital Express, Mumbai.
Gromit Unleashed saw 80 Gromits adorn the streets of Bristol in a public art trail.
Summary: Qatar has sent its second tanker this month of liquefied natural gas, or LNG, to Egypt, struggling to cover its energy needs even before the removal of President Mohamed Mursi unleashed deadly unrest.