unravelment

noun un·ravelment \"+\

Definition of unravelment

  1. :  the act of unraveling or the state of being unraveled :  denouement, disentanglement he is a shrewd critic of historical ideas and an apt dialectician in the unravelment of their intention — Irwin Edman

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1705

First Known Use of unravelment

1705


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