Origin of unscramble
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Related Wordsfacilitate, reduce, clarify, shorten, streamline, extricate, unravel, disentangle, unscramble, untangle, solve, translate, interpret, disengage, untie, detach, emancipate, resolve, conclude, discover
Examples from the Web for unscramble
But, with every quarter that passes, it's harder to unscramble the egg.Worse Than Enron?
December 1, 2009
The disadvantage, soon manifest, was that no plan had been devised to unscramble the reports from the various tanks.Greener Than You Think
In the Pentagon it takes days to unscramble a received broadcast such as Betsy receives!
"These two'll unscramble that broadcast," said Sergeant Bellews, with tranquil confidence.
- to resolve from confusion or disorderliness
- to restore (a scrambled message) to an intelligible form
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Word Origin and History for unscramble
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