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Synonyms for disentangleˌdɪs ɛnˈtæŋ gəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extricate, untangle, disentangle, disencumber(verb)

    release from entanglement of difficulty

    "I cannot extricate myself from this task"

    Synonyms:
    unpick, unsnarl, disentangle, comb out, unravel, unwind, extricate, comb, disencumber, straighten out, disembroil, untangle, unscramble, disinvolve, unknot

    Antonyms:
    tangle, snarl, mat, entangle

  2. disentangle, unsnarl, straighten out(verb)

    extricate from entanglement

    "Can you disentangle the cord?"

    Synonyms:
    disembroil, extricate, put right, comb out, disinvolve, crystalize, clear up, crystalise, shed light on, comb, illuminate, crystallize, iron out, sort out, square away, disentangle, disencumber, neaten, straighten, reform, enlighten, crystallise, clear, straighten out, clean up, elucidate, untangle, unsnarl, unwind, tidy, tidy up, see the light

    Antonyms:
    mat, entangle, tangle, snarl

  3. disinvolve, disembroil, disentangle(verb)

    free from involvement or entanglement

    "How can I disentangle myself from her personal affairs?"

    Synonyms:
    unsnarl, disentangle, comb out, unwind, extricate, comb, disencumber, straighten out, disembroil, untangle, disinvolve

    Antonyms:
    snarl, mat, tangle, entangle

  4. unwind, disentangle(verb)

    separate the tangles of

    Synonyms:
    disencumber, extricate, disentangle, slow down, unbend, comb, disembroil, loosen up, unlax, unroll, disinvolve, unsnarl, decompress, straighten out, wind off, untangle, relax, unwind, make relaxed, unstrain, comb out

    Antonyms:
    entangle, tangle, mat, snarl

  5. comb, comb out, disentangle(verb)

    smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb

    "comb your hair before dinner"; "comb the wool"

    Synonyms:
    unsnarl, disentangle, ransack, unwind, extricate, comb out, disencumber, comb, disembroil, untangle, disinvolve, weed out, straighten out

    Antonyms:
    tangle, snarl, mat, entangle

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. disentangle

    Synonyms:
    disconnect, distinguish, explicate, extricate, remove, separate

    Antonyms:
    complicate, embarrass, embroil, entangle, implicate, imply, include, involve, overwhelm

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disentangle(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    unravel, unfold, untwist

  2. disentangle(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    extricate, disengage, disembroil, liberate, clear, loose, unloose, free, set free

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

unravel, discern


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