iron something out


iron something out
1)

John had ironed out all the minor snags

Syn:
resolve, straighten out, sort out, clear up, put right, solve, rectify; informal fix
2)

ironing out differences in national systems

Syn:
eliminate, eradicate, reconcile, resolve

Synonyms and antonyms dictionary. 2014.

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