Definition Of extricate
free (someone or something) from a constraint or difficulty.
he was trying to extricate himself from official duties
Example Of extricate
A number of persons rushed to the accident spot and extricated the occupants from the car.
And of course the three aren't entirely extricable from one another, either.
‘A very aggressive bird, eating eggs and small reptiles,’ says Sami Backleh, gently extricating the creature from the mist net he rigged a few minutes ago.
‘One person was trapped and we extricated them but it has been confirmed as a fatality,’ he said.
But my guess is that they were extricated some time ago to some safe-haven.