Definition of detangle
- Always detangle wet hair gently with a wide-toothed comb.
- Detangle and lay out all your light strings. Check for frayed wires and broken bulbs and repair or replace as needed.
- —Samantha Mazzotta
detanglernoun, plural detanglers
- Cream rinses are not designed to adhere to the hair for any length of time but are just there to assist with the combing out (detanglers, in effect).
- —Allison Leopold