extricate

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  • As soon as he could extricate himself he rose and offered her his seat. Cited from Good Stories from The Ladies' Home Journal, by Various
  • What we must do is to extricate our friends and close it. Cited from The Blind Spot, by Austin Hall and Homer Eon Flint
  • The horse extricated itself by a great effort when we had given it up for lost. Cited from Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini, Tr. Symonds
  • She offered her hand, and he held it until she extricated it. Cited from The Mysterious Rider, by Zane Grey
  • Here too there must be more freedom given to the men that would extricate the situation. Cited from Practical Essays, by Alexander Bain
  • I find not the person who can extricate himself having once come within their grasp. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • He felt himself in a false position from which he could not easily extricate himself. Cited from A Texas Ranger, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Ten years ago I should hardly have been able to extricate myself in this manner. Cited from Syria and the Holy Land, by John Burckhardt
  • I believe I am in a fair way of extricating myself already. Cited from Armadale, by Wilkie Collins
  • And now the time arrived when he believed that he should be able to extricate himself altogether. Cited from The Woodcutter of Gutech, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • If we pass it now, it will gradually extricate us from them. Cited from Misc Writings and Speeches, Lord Macaulay V4 of 4
  • I am willing to do what I can to extricate you from your situation. Cited from Life of Lord Byron, With His Letters and Journals, Vol. 2, ed. by Moore
  • Once again she tried to extricate herself from the pressure of some mysterious current. Cited from Prisoners, by Mary Cholmondeley
  • They carried him to another room, where he remained until late in the night when he managed to extricate himself. Cited from Green Fancy, George Barr McCutcheon
  • It remained therefore for him to extricate her, if he could. Cited from The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • And with that word, I could feel myself becoming extricated from every part of my body. Cited from The Sleeping Bard, by Ellis Wynne
  • He lost very heavily in extricating himself from his advanced position. Cited from Chancellorsville and Gettysburg, by Abner Doubleday
  • Passengers unable to extricate themselves must be removed from the aircraft and provided medical care.
  • Perhaps he might help to extricate, if things had got to that pitch. Cited from Mr. Britling Sees It Through, by H. G. Wells
  • I think that to the last he never fully extricated this philosophy. Cited from Memories and Studies, by William James
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Words starting with extricate

Meaning of extricate

  • verb Release from entanglement of difficulty
    I cannot extricate myself from this task