Examples of unravel in a Sentence
Scientists are still unraveling the secrets of DNA.
Their plans unraveled when she lost her job.
His frequent absences from home caused his marriage to unravel.
I feel like my life is unraveling.
Recent Examples of unravel from the Web
The scheme unraveled in April with the collapse of the Fyre Festival, which was advertised as a luxury getaway for moneyed millennials, who paid up to five figures for VIP packages.
WASHINGTON — Senator Dean Heller’s biting denunciation of the Republican health care bill last week infuriated the White House and helped unravel his party’s attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act days before a vote was expected in the Senate.
Velasquez was also killed during the incident, but investigators are still unraveling the circumstances surrounding his death, said Sgt.
But more research is needed to unravel the many mysteries of these peculiar sea pickles.
After a couple of close pitches to Jon Jay with two strikes and two outs in the fifth were called balls by home plate umpire Paul Emmel, things unraveled quickly.
What these three girls have to do with each other is a mystery to be unraveled.
Its pride in its college-preparation efforts unraveled.
But Ms. Merkel’s remarks underscored profound divisions between Europe and the United States that have one clear beneficiary, President Vladimir Putin of Russia, who has longed for the alliance, Moscow’s Cold War adversary, to unravel.
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First Known Use of unravel
UNRAVEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unravel for English Language Learners
: to cause the separate threads of something to come apart
: to find the correct explanation for (something that is difficult to understand)
: to fail or begin to fail
UNRAVEL Defined for Kids
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