What are some opposite words for disentangle?

Antonyms for disentangle
ˌdɪs ɛnˈtæŋ gəldis·en·tan·gle

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term disentangle.

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. disentangle

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

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

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  1. extricate, untangle, disentangle, disencumberverb

    release from entanglement of difficulty

    "I cannot extricate myself from this task"

    Antonyms:
    tangle, snarl, mat, entangle

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

  2. disentangle, unsnarl, straighten outverb

    extricate from entanglement

    "Can you disentangle the cord?"

    Antonyms:
    mat, entangle, tangle, snarl

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

  3. disinvolve, disembroil, disentangleverb

    free from involvement or entanglement

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

    Antonyms:
    snarl, mat, tangle, entangle

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

  4. unwind, disentangleverb

    separate the tangles of

    Antonyms:
    entangle, tangle, mat, snarl

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

  5. comb, comb out, disentangleverb

    smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb

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

    Antonyms:
    tangle, snarl, mat, entangle

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

How to use disentangle in a sentence?

  1. Michele Cote:

    We have worked over the last decade to try to disentangle the various factors associated with survival, it is highly complex, with socioeconomic factors and access to care certain to play a role. In addition, we believe that there are differences in tumor biology that we have yet to identify that make the disease more aggressive in black women.

  2. Marjorie Dannenfelser:

    Read MoreAnti-abortion groups thank President Trump for taking decisive action to disentangle taxpayers from the abortion industry.

  3. Ezra Pound:

    There are few things more difficult than to appraise the work of a man suddenly dead in his youth; to disentangle promise from achievement; to save him from that sentimentalizing which confuses the tragedy of the interruption with the merit of the work actually performed.

  4. Kevin Volpp:

    The challenge with these interventions is to disentangle the pieces of the intervention, to figure out which components, like feedback and incentives, had an impact.

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#37220tangle
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