French translation of 'unravel'
[knot, threads, string] démêler
2. [mystery, intrigue] dénouer
[knitting] se défaire
[carpet, fabric] s’effilocher
2. (= fall apart)
[relationship] se dégrader
[marriage] se défaire
[system] se disloquer
3. (= become clearer) [mystery, story] se dénouer
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Example Sentences Including 'unravel'
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And then, step by step, things began to unravel for Yeltsin.CHAINS OF COMMAND (2002)
He's not insincere, just mixed up, and I don't know how to unravel him.ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (2002)
`Go on then,' I challenged, convinced I could unravel any theory his twisted mind could come up with.KICK BACK (2002)
Now, as his service reached its climax, it was all beginning to unravel.WALL GAMES (2002)
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Translation of unravel from the Collins English to French Dictionary