Examples of disentangle in a Sentence
it took forever to disentangle the knot
the years that it took to disentangle ourselves from our troubles after someone started using our social security numbers
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The fundamental right of same-sex couples to marry cannot be disentangled in this way from the equal right to the benefits and privileges that come with it.
The first is what follows from invoking Article 50, which, in practice, is about how to disentangle the U.K. from the EU’s laws and responsibilities.
Just a dream, $500 from her church’s leaders and a determination to disentangle herself from the violence, poverty and abuse that marred so much of her young life.
The threads are impossible to disentangle, but the constant glimpses of them make fools of us all, like an audience at a magic show in which the curtains and handkerchiefs aren’t quite covering everything.
And an effort to disentangle himself from his business wound up raising conflict-of-interest questions.
Here, in this book from Trump, the daughter-advisor, is the trend re-exerting itself: Here are words that have been stubbornly disentangled from their contexts, their histories, their original purposes.
LONDON—Britain on March 29 will formally trigger negotiations to remove itself from the European Union, opening a two-year window for talks set to disentangle decades of close ties and redefine Britain’s relationship with some of its closest allies.
Running at the lower energy level, the CMS detector could image the paths of 25 or 30 charged particles at a time by taking roughly 40 million images per second, recording them as a superimposed pictures that had to be disentangled.
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DISENTANGLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of disentangle for English Language Learners
: to separate (things that are twisted together or caught on one another)
: to remove the twists or knots in (something)
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