embrangle

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verb em·bran·gle \im-ˈbraŋ-gəl\

Definition of embrangle

embrangled

embrangling

play \-g(ə-)liŋ\
  1. transitive verb
  2. :  embroil

embranglement

play \-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)


First Known Use: 1664


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