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unlay

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of unlay

  1. to separate the various strands of our tour guide at the maritime museum showed us how sailors used to unlay rope Synonyms disentangle, ravel (out), unbraid, unravel, 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


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