unsnarl

[ uhn-snahrl ]
/ ʌnˈsnɑrl /

verb (used with object)

to bring out of a snarled condition; disentangle.

Nearby words

  1. unslaked lime,
  2. unsling,
  3. unsmiling,
  4. unsnag,
  5. unsnap,
  6. unsociable,
  7. unsocial,
  8. unsold,
  9. unsolder,
  10. unsolicited

Origin of unsnarl

First recorded in 1545–55; un-2 + snarl2

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British Dictionary definitions for unsnarl

unsnarl

/ (ʌnˈsnɑːl) /

verb

(tr) to free from a snarl or tangle
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