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Synonyms for ravel
ˈræv əlrav·el

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ravel

    Synonyms:
    separate, undo, untwist, unwind, disentangle

    Antonyms:
    entangle, complicate, conglomerate, contuse

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ravel, Maurice Ravelnoun

    French composer and exponent of Impressionism (1875-1937)

    Synonyms:
    run, ladder

    Antonyms:
    untangle, unpick, unknot, ravel out, unravel, unscramble

  2. run, ladder, ravelverb

    a row of unravelled stitches

    "she got a run in her stocking"

    Synonyms:
    running game, rivulet, political campaign, rill, ladder, discharge, campaign, run, footrace, foot race, test, running play, tally, streak, trial, outpouring, runnel, streamlet, running

    Antonyms:
    ravel out, unravel, unscramble, unpick, unknot, untangle

  3. ravel, unravel, ravel outverb

    disentangle

    "can you unravel the mystery?"

    Synonyms:
    knot, run, ravel out, tangle, unravel, untangle, unscramble, unpick, unknot

    Antonyms:
    ravel out, unscramble, unravel, unpick, unknot, untangle

  4. ravel, tangle, knotverb

    tangle or complicate

    "a ravelled story"

    Synonyms:
    entangle, knot, sweep, drag, dishevel, embroil, sweep up, tangle, unravel, ravel out, mat, drag in, snarl, tousle

    Antonyms:
    unscramble, ravel out, unknot, unravel, untangle, unpick

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Editors Contribution

  1. tangle

    a spider that is raveling a fly into its web is also tangling the fly up.

    the fly was tangled up in the spider's web.

    Submitted by Cat Lady on October 4, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ravelverb

    Synonyms:
    disentangle, untwist, unravel

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ravelverb

    Synonyms:
    unravel

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How to use ravel in a sentence?

  1. Ry Cooder:

    I like classical music. I especially like the French composers: Ravel in particular. Debussy. That's so soothing in a nervous world.

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