how to pronounce unravel

/ʌnˈɹæv.əl/

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unravel is pronounced in three syllables

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ʌnɹævəl

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

“… which will simply unravel again …”

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 with pronunciation similar to unravel

gravelravelunequaldrivelgrackleunwrapuncoveruncoilsnivelapproval

words that rhyme with unravel

gravelravelcavil

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