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Definition of 'ravel'

Noun

  1. French composer and exponent of Impressionism (1875-1937)
       Synonyms: Maurice Ravel
  2. a row of unravelled stitches; "she got a run in her stocking"
       Synonyms: run ladder

Verb

  1. disentangle; "can you unravel the mystery?"
       Synonyms: unravel ravel out
       Antonyms: tangle knot
  2. tangle or complicate; "a ravelled story"
       Synonyms: tangle knot
       Antonyms: unravel unknot unscramble untangle unpick unravel ravel out unravel unknot unscramble untangle unpick


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