Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: verb

To liberate from entanglement.

Part of speech: adjective


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Usage examples "extricate":

  1. So much so, indeed, that in the effort to extricate himself he dropped the tiny picture; with a sudden passionate exclamation he stooped for it. - "A Man and His Money", Frederic Stewart Isham.
  2. To show that devotion by waiting with folded arms behind a wall until the Prince should arrive to extricate his followers, was not in his constitution. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
  3. If its issue involved him in a mistake a laugh would extricate him. - "The Gray Mask", Wadsworth Camp.