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extricate

US [ˈekstrɪˌkeɪt]
UK [ˈekstrɪkeɪt]
  • v.(使)摆脱;解救;救出;挣脱
  • Web解脱;放出;使解脱
Simple Present:extricates  Present Participle:extricating  Past Tense:extricated  
extricate
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v.
1.
~ sb/sth/yourself (from sth)
(使)摆脱,脱离,脱出to escape or enable sb to escape from a difficult situation
He had managed to extricate himself from most of his official duties.
他终于摆脱了大部分公务。
2.
~ sb/sth/yourself (from sth)
解救;救出;挣脱to free sb/sth or yourself from a place where they/it or you are trapped
They managed to extricate the pilot from the tangled control panel.
他们设法把困在控制盘里的飞行员救了出来。

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