Date: 1891 transitive verb to free from kinks ; straighten intransitive verb to become lax or loose ; relax

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • unkink — un·kink …   English syllables

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  • disentangle — Synonyms and related words: answer, avulse, bottom, break loose, break out, clarify, clear, clear up, crack, cut loose, cut out, debug, decipher, decode, deracinate, detach, dig out, dig up, disburden, disembarrass, disembroil, disencumber,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • extend — Synonyms and related words: abide, accord, add to, adjourn, administer, advance, afford, aggrandize, allocate, allot, allow, amplify, arch over, attain, augment, award, balloon, be lengthy, be prolonged, beef up, belong, bestow, bestow on,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • flatten — Synonyms and related words: align, assimilate to, balance, beat down, bend, blow down, break, break down, bring down, bulldoze, burn down, cast down, chop down, conquer, crush, cut down, dab, damp, demolish, disentangle, down, drag, dress, dub,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • put straight — Synonyms and related words: amend, awaken, break the spell, burst the bubble, compensate, correct, debunk, disabuse, disappoint, disenchant, disentangle, disillude, disillusion, disillusionize, emend, enlighten, expose, extend, flatten, give… …   Moby Thesaurus

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