disentanglement


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Related to disentanglement: unwaveringly, enlivening, demoralising

dis·en·tan·gle

 (dĭs′ĕn-tăng′gəl)
v. dis·en·tan·gled, dis·en·tan·gling, dis·en·tan·gles
v.tr.
1. To extricate from entanglement or involvement; free. See Synonyms at extricate.
2. To clear up or resolve (a plot, for example); unravel.
v.intr.
To become free of entanglement.

dis′en·tan′gle·ment n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disentanglement - the act of releasing from a snarled or tangled conditiondisentanglement - the act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
freeing, liberation, release - the act of liberating someone or something
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Translations
فَك، حَلٌ مِن
rozpletenívymotání
frigørelse
greiîsla úr flækju
rozuzlenie
kurtulma

disentangle

(disinˈtӕŋgl) verb
to free from being tangled; to unravel. The bird could not disentangle itself from the net.
ˌdisenˈtanglement noun
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