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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: ravel(0.00940 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to ravel.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: disentangle; “can you unravel the mystery?”; “unravel the
ball or yarn” [syn: unravel, ravel out]
2: tangle or complicate; “a ravelled story” [syn: tangle, knot]
[ant: unravel, unravel]
[also: ravelling, ravelled]
English → English (gcide)
Ravel \Rav"el\, v. i.
1. To become untwisted or unwoven; to be disentangled; to be
relieved of intricacy.
2. To fall into perplexity and confusion. [Obs.]
Till, by their own perplexities involved,
They ravel more, still less resolved. --Milton.
3. To make investigation or search, as by picking out the
threads of a woven pattern. [Obs.]
The humor of raveling into all these mystical or
entangled matters. --Sir W.
Ravel \Rav"el\ (r[a^]v"'l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Raveled (-'ld)
or Ravelled; p. pr. & vb. n. Raveling or Ravelling.]
[OD. ravelen, D. rafelen, akin to LG. rebeln, rebbeln,
1. To separate or undo the texture of; to unravel; to take
apart; to untwist; to unweave or unknit; -- often followed
by out; as, to ravel a twist; to ravel out a stocking.
Sleep, that knits up the raveled sleave of care.
2. To undo the intricacies of; to disentangle.
3. 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.
What glory's due to him that could divide
Such raveled interests? has the knot untied?
The faith of very many men seems a duty so weak and
indifferent, is so often untwisted by violence, or
raveled and entangled in weak discourses! --Jer.