Synonyms and Antonyms of disentangle

  1. 1 to separate the various strands of it took forever to disentangle the knot Synonyms unravel, ravel (out), unbraid, unlay, unsnarl, untangle, untwine, untwist, unweaveRelated Words fray, fret; smooth, straighten (out); uncoil, undo, unknot, unlace, unroll, unstring, unthread, untie, unwindNear Antonyms braid, knot, lace, plait, ply, splice, tie, windAntonyms entangle, snarl, tangle

  2. 2 to set free from entanglement or difficulty the years that it took to disentangle ourselves from our troubles after someone started using our social security numbers Synonyms clear, disembarrass, disengage, extricate, free, liberate, release, untangleRelated Words deliver, redeem, rescue, save; disburden, disencumber, unburden; unravel, unsnarl, untie, untwineNear Antonyms block, hamper, hinder, impede, obstruct; burden, encumber, load, weighAntonyms embroil, entangle

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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