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unravel

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of unravel

  1. 1 to separate the various strands of it took us forever to unravel the jumbled mass of Christmas tree lights Synonyms of unravel disentangle, ravel (out), unbraid, unlay, unsnarl, untangle, untwine, untwist, unweave Words Related to unravel fray, fret; smooth, straighten (out); uncoil, undo, unknot, unlace, unroll, unstring, unthread, untie, unwind Near Antonyms of unravel braid, knot, lace, plait, ply, splice, tie, wind Antonyms of unravel entangle, snarl, tangle

  2. 2 to find an answer for through reasoning unraveled the mystery Synonyms of unravel answer, break, crack, dope (out), figure out, puzzle (out), resolve, riddle (out), solve, unriddle, work, work outWords Related to unravel conclude, decide, deduce, gather, infer, judge, reason; clear (up), iron out, straighten (out), unscramble, untangle, untie; assume, conjecture, divine, guess, presume, speculate; decipher, decode


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