- to free from a snarl or tangle; disentangle
- to free from confusion; clear up; put in order
transitive verbun·tan·gled, un·tan·gling, un·tan·gles
- To free from a tangle; disentangle. See Synonyms at extricate.
- To straighten out (something puzzling or complicated); clarify or resolve.
(third-person singular simple present untangles, present participle untangling, simple past and past participle untangled)
From un- + tangle