Definitions for untangleʌnˈtæŋ gəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•tan•gleʌnˈtæŋ gəl(v.t.)-gled, -gling.

  1. to bring out of a tangled state; disentangle; unsnarl.

  2. to straighten out or clear up (something confused or perplexing).

Origin of untangle:

1540–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. extricate, untangle, disentangle, disencumber(verb)

    release from entanglement of difficulty

    "I cannot extricate myself from this task"

  2. unravel, unknot, unscramble, untangle, unpick(verb)

    become or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads of

    "unravel the thread"

Wiktionary

  1. untangle(Verb)

    To remove tangles or knots.

    With gentle combing, untangle your hair.

  2. untangle(Verb)

    (by extension) To remove confusion or mystery.

    It took awhile, but he finally untangled the problem.

  3. Origin: From un- + tangle

Webster Dictionary

  1. Untangle(verb)

    to loose from tangles or intricacy; to disentangle; to resolve; as, to untangle thread

Freebase

  1. Untangle

    Untangle is a privately held company based in Sunnyvale, California, which produces and supports the software and hardware versions of the Untangle firewall UTM networking application. Untangle is used by over 30,000 organizations worldwide.

CrunchBase

  1. Untangle

    Untangle, a network software and appliance company, provides a new breed of multi-function firewall and Internet management applications that are optimized for the unique needs of smaller organizations. With a free multi-function firewall at its core and a suite of complementary Internet management applications, Untangle's superior solutions are available at the lowest upfront cost and are easy-to-deploy and manage. Untangle's proven network software solutions are installed in over 30,000 organizations, protecting more than 2 million people and their computers. With its try-before-you-buy approach, Untangle enables organizations to take control of their network within minutes and at no risk. Untangle is located in Sunnyvale, California. For more information, visit untangle.com or call (866) 233-2296.


Translations for untangle

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

untangle(verb)

to take (eg string, thread etc) out of its tangled condition; to disentangle

She tried to untangle her hair.

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