verb (used with object), ex·tri·cat·ed, ex·tri·cat·ing.
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Origin of extricate
OTHER WORDS FROM extricateex·tri·ca·tion, nounnon·ex·tri·ca·tion, nounun·ex·tri·cat·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for extricate
“I decided to extricate myself,” said Howard, over fear of rising Covid rates.‘Let’s survive a pandemic together’: Roommates are struggling with realities of sharing space 24/7|Kayleigh Barber|January 15, 2021|Digiday
In fact, after making my humble conge, extrication became my only object, and I effected a retreat with difficulty.Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II.|Pierce Egan
The extrication of the claws, however, was attended with much and violent exertion.
The men knew as well as he that the heavy February snows would block traffic beyond hope of extrication.The Blazed Trail|Stewart Edward White