|part of speech:
||unravels, unraveling, unraveled
||to undo; reduce from cloth to threads; cause to come apart.
Sylvie unraveled her knitting when she noticed a mistake in it.
||to remove tangles or make clear.
I tried to unravel the tangled cords.The scientist hopes to unravel the mystery of how dinosaurs disappeared.
||to come apart.
I pulled on a thread, and the whole seam unraveled.
||decipher, explain, fray, interpret, penetrate, puzzle out, run, solve