extricate in a quote

"I remember, when I was a kid, watching my mother jam herself into her girdle - a piece of equipment so rigid it could stand up on its own - and I remember her coming home from fancy parties and racing upstairs to extricate herself from its cruel iron grip."

"The simplest of women are wonderful liars who can extricate themselves from the most difficult dilemmas with a skill bordering on genius."

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  • Definition for "extricate"
    • to discharge from an entanglement or difficulty; disengage.
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    • COOPER: But using the word extricate,…
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