Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: untangle
IPA transcription: [ənt'æŋɡəl]
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: unravel, unknot, unscramble, untangle, unpick
    Meaning: become or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads of; "unravel the thread"
  • Synonyms: extricate, untangle, disentangle, disencumber
    Meaning: release from entanglement of difficulty; "I cannot extricate myself from this task"
Usage examples
  • It took the repair men an hour to untangle the wires and fix them.