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unravel

verb

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1 to separate the various strands of
  • it took us forever to unravel the jumbled mass of Christmas tree lights

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2 to find an answer for through reasoning
  • unraveled the mystery

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The first known use of unravel was in 1603

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“Unravel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unravel. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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