Meaning of “disentangle” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ˌdɪsɪnˈtæŋɡl/

to separate someone or something that is connected to something else in a complicated way:

He disentangled himself from her arms.

to separate things such as pieces of string, hair, or wire that have become twisted together:

I tried to disentangle the wires under my desk.

(Definition of “disentangle” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)