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cut gordian knot

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  • as incut the Gordian knot
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Synonyms for cut gordian knot

verb solve a difficult problem
  • clear
  • cut through red tape
  • free
  • get to the bottom of
  • resolve
  • solve
  • unravel
  • unsnarl
  • untangle
  • work out
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