caught up in

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1 : involved in (a difficult or confusing situation) Several members of Congress were caught up in the scandal. How did you get caught up in this mess?

2 : excited about something and having trouble thinking about anything else Everyone was caught up in the excitement. Try not to get too caught up in the moment.

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