Definition: to untangle or separate OR to figure out or make less complicated
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): disentangle, loosen, make plain
Antonym(s): put together, twist, tangle
1. If I can ravel the rope out of the knot, I can free my hands.
2. Now that the bottom of my skirt has started to ravel, I have stray threads everywhere.
3. Jim must focus in order to ravel himself out of a huge financial mess.