embrangle

play
verb em·bran·gle \ im-ˈbraŋ-gəl \

Definition of embrangle

embrangled; embrangling play \im-ˈbraŋ-g(ə-)liŋ\
transitive verb

embranglement

play \im-ˈbraŋ-gəl-mənt\ noun

Examples of embrangle in a Sentence

  1. it seems everyone who was even remotely connected to the man became somehow embrangled in the scandal surrounding him

Origin and Etymology of embrangle

en- + brangle (squabble)

embrangle Synonyms

Synonyms
bog (down), broil, embroil, mire
Related Words
enmesh (also immesh), ensnare, ensnarl, entangle, entrap, snare, tangle, trap
Near Antonyms
emancipate, free, liberate, release


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