disentangle
Pronunciation
  • IPA: [ˌdɪsɪnˈtæŋɡəɫ]
Verb

disentangle (disentangles, present participle disentangling; past and past participle disentangled)

  1. (transitive) To free something from entanglement; to extricate or unknot.
    I had to disentangle him from his own shoelaces.
  2. (transitive) To unravel; to separate into discrete components or units.
  3. (intransitive) To become free or untangled.
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