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disentangle

[ dis-en-tang-guhl ]
/ 藢d瑟s 蓻n藞t忙艐 g蓹l /
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verb (used with or without object), dis路en路tan路gled, dis路en路tan路gling.
to free or become free from entanglement; untangle; extricate (often followed by from).
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Origin of disentangle

First recorded in 1590鈥1600; dis-1 + entangle

OTHER WORDS FROM disentangle

dis路en路tan路gle路ment, noundis路en路tan路gler, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for disentangle

disentangle
/ (藢d瑟s瑟n藞t忙艐伞l) /

verb
to release or become free from entanglement or confusion
(tr) to unravel or work out

Derived forms of disentangle

disentanglement, noun
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