Then little by little he unravelled the boy's desire, and the story of the treasure.
Men like the problem that they fancy they have unravelled by their own acuteness.
Well, these little complications must be unravelled; the first difficulty faced, the second ignored or overcome.
The Government has unravelled a good deal of the conspiracy.
The nerve cells and the nerves are arranged in an ordered plan which has been unravelled by ingenious methods.
I stepped off him, unravelled the lead and dragged him to the Parcels Office.
Never had the British mind shown itself so décousu--so unravelled, at sea, floundering in every sort of historical shipwreck.
Directly it was light I took off and unravelled one of my socks.
It fulfils its mission when it is ravelled and knitted, then unravelled.
We shall have unravelled all your mysteries, and read all your riddles, by—when shall I say?