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disentangle

verb

1 disentangle

Release from entanglement of difficulty.

synonyms: disencumber, extricate, untangle.

Roget 750: liberate, free; set free, set clear, set at liberty; render free, emancipate, release; enfranchise, affranchise; manumit; enlarge; disband, ... show more

Roget 705: be easy etc. adj.; go on smoothly, run smoothly; have full play etc. n.; go on all fours, run on all fours; obey the helm, work well.    flow with the stream, swim with the stream, ... show more

Roget 313: counter-rotate, evolve; unfold, unroll, unwind, uncoil, untwist, unfurl, untwine, unravel; untangle, disentangle; develop.    ... show more

Roget 44: be disjoined &c.; come off, fall off, come to pieces, fall to pieces; peel off; get loose.    disjoin, disconnect, disengage, disunite, dissociate, dispair; ... show more

Roget 42: render simple etc. adj.; simplify.    sift, winnow, bolt, eliminate; exclude, get rid of; clear; purify etc. (clean) ... show more

Roget 522: interpret, explain, define, construe, translate, render; do into, turn into; transfuse the sense of.    find out etc. 480.1 the meaning of, etc. ... show more

Dutch: bevrijden, loswerken, ontwarren



2 disentangle

Extricate from entanglement:
— Can you disentangle the cord?.

synonyms: straighten out, unsnarl.

Dutch: ontwarren, uiteenrafelen

3 disentangle

Free from involvement or entanglement:
— How can I disentangle myself from her personal affairs?.

synonyms: disembroil, disinvolve.

Roget 60: reduce to order, bring into order; introduce order into; rally.    arrange, dispose, place, form; put in order, set in order, place in order; set out, collocate, pack, ... show more

4 disentangle

Separate the tangles of.

synonym: unwind.

5 disentangle

Smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb.

synonyms: comb, comb out.

Dutch: kammen, uitkammen


Moby thesaurus: answer, avulse, bottom, break loose, break out, clarify, clear, clear up, crack, cut loose, cut out, debug, decipher, decode, deracinate, detach, dig out, dig up, disburden, disembarrass ... show more.

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