Definitions of ravel

The word ravel uses 5 letters:aelrv.

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v. t. - To separate or undo the texture of; to take apart; to untwist; to unweave or unknit; -- often followed by out; as, to ravel a twist; to ravel out a stocking. 2

v. t. - To undo the intricacies of; to disentangle. 2

v. t. - To pull apart, as the threads of a texture, and let them fall into a tangled mass; hence, to entangle; to make intricate; to involve. 2

v. i. - To become untwisted or unwoven; to be disentangled; to be relieved of intricacy. 2

v. i. - To fall into perplexity and confusion. 2

v. i. - To make investigation or search, as by picking out the threads of a woven pattern. 2

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Direct anagrams of ravel

laver10 velar10