Sentence Examples

  • How did you unravel all that?
  • By this time French explorers were pressing forward to unravel the mystery of the interior.
  • The introduction of this conception necessarily has had a most important effect in the attempt to unravel the genealogical affinities of animals.
  • The varied narratives, now due to Judaean editors, preserve distinct points of view, and it is extremely difficult to unravel the threads and to determine their relative position in the history.
  • To unravel plots and weave counterplots; to meet treachery with fraud; to parry force with sleights of hand; to credit human nature with the basest motives, while the blackest crimes were contemplated with cold enthusiasm for their cleverness, was reckoned then the height of political sagacity.