embrangle

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verb em·bran·gle \im-ˈbraŋ-gəl\

Definition of embrangle

embrangled

;

embrangling

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

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)


First Known Use: 1664



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