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Synonyms for untangle
ʌnˈtæŋ gəlun·tan·gle

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  1. untangleverb

    Synonyms:
    disentangle

    Antonyms:
    tangle

  2. untangleverb

    To remove tangles or knots.

    With gentle combing, untangle your hair.

    Synonyms:
    disentangle

    Antonyms:
    tangle

  3. untangleverb

    (by extension) To remove confusion or mystery.

    It took awhile, but he finally untangled the problem.

    Synonyms:
    disentangle

    Antonyms:
    tangle

Princeton's WordNet

  1. extricate, untangle, disentangle, disencumberverb

    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, unscramble, disinvolve, unknot

  2. unravel, unknot, unscramble, untangle, unpickverb

    become or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads of

    "unravel the thread"

    Synonyms:
    unpick, run, disentangle, ravel out, extricate, ravel, unravel, disencumber, unscramble, unknot

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. untangleverb

    Synonyms:
    disentangle

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. untangleverb

    Synonyms:
    unravel, disentangle

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "untangle":

    undo

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#97520disentangle
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How to use untangle in a sentence?

  1. Alan Howard:

    Qi helps untangle complex markets and identify what is driving asset prices. I can see many applications for Qi's technology and am pleased to support them in their expansion.

  2. Matteo Chinazzi:

    The initial introduction of the virus in the U.S. coincided with the peak of theflu season, so the symptoms you had, it would be difficult to untangle with flu.

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