how to pronounce unravel

/ənˈɹævəl/

audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of unravel is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

unravel frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word unravel occurs in english on average 0.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

unravel is pronounced in three syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of unravel

example pitch curve for pronunciation of unravel

ənɹævəl

test your pronunciation of unravel

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of unravel

video examples of unravel pronunciation

An example use of unravel in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and we're gonna unravel the secret of …”

meanings of unravel

verb:

  1. (of threads, etc.) To become separated; (of something woven, knitted, etc.) to come apart.
  2. To separate the connected or united parts of; to throw into disorder; to confuse. to unravel the global compromise achieved in the Constitutional Treaty.
  3. To clear from complication or difficulty; to unfold; to solve.
  4. To separate the threads (of); disentangle.
  5. To become undone; to collapse.

words that rhyme with unravel

gravelraveltravelgavel

Did this page help you?