HyperDic: disentangle

English > 5 senses of the word disentangle:
VERBcontactdisentangle, extricate, untangle, disencumberrelease from entanglement of difficulty
contactdisentangle, unsnarl, straighten outextricate from entanglement
stativedisentangle, disinvolve, disembroilfree from involvement or entanglement
contactdisentangle, unwindseparate the tangles of
bodydisentangle, comb, comb outsmoothen and neaten with or as with a comb
disentangle > pronunciation
Soundsdih.sahntae'nggahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > disentangle: 5 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningRelease from entanglement of difficulty.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Synonymsextricate, untangle, disencumber
Broaderfree, disengageFree or remove obstruction from
Spanishdesembrollar, desenmarañar, desenredar
Catalandesembrollar, desembullar, desenredar-se, desenredar
Nounsdisentanglementthe act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
English > disentangle: 5 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningextricate from entanglement.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
ModelThey disentangle their hair
Example"Can you disentangle the cord?"
Synonymsunsnarl, straighten out
Narrowerravel, unravel, ravel outdisentangle
tease, tease apart, loosendisentangle and raise the fibers of
BroaderorderBring order to or into
Oppositeentangle, tangle, mat, snarlTwist together or entwine into a confusing mass
Spanishdesembrollar, desenmadejar, desenmarañar, desenredar, enderezar
Catalandesembrollar, desembullar, desenredar-se, desenredar
Nounsdisentanglementthe act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
English > disentangle: 5 senses > verb 3, stative
MeaningFree from involvement or entanglement.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Example"How can I disentangle myself from her personal affairs?"
Synonymsdisinvolve, disembroil
Broaderfree, dischargeFree from obligations or duties
Spanishdesembrollar, desenmarañar, desenredar
Catalandesembrollar, desembullar, desenredar, desentortolligar
Nounsdisentanglementthe act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
English > disentangle: 5 senses > verb 4, contact
Meaningseparate the tangles of.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something
Synonymunwind
Narrowerroll out, straightenstraighten by unrolling
uncoilunwind or untwist
Broaderundocancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect
Spanishdesenredar, desovillar
Nounsdisentanglementthe act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
English > disentangle: 5 senses > verb 5, body
Meaningsmoothen and neaten with or as with a comb.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelThey disentangle their hair
Synonymscomb, comb out
Narrowerslick, slick down, sleek downGive a smooth and glossy appearance
tease, fluffruffle (one's hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect
Broadergroom, neatencare for one's external appearance
Spanishdesenmarañar, desenredar, peinar
Catalanpentinar
Nounsdisentanglementthe act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition

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