entanglement

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noun en·tan·gle·ment \in-ˈtaŋ-gəl-mənt, en-\

Definition of entanglement

  1. 1a :  the action of entangling :  the state of being entangledb :  something that entangles, confuses, or ensnares <a project delayed by legal entanglements>

  2. 2 :  the condition of being deeply involved <their entanglement in politics>

Examples of entanglement in a sentence

  1. <his life is greatly complicated by his romantic entanglements>

1535

First Known Use of entanglement

1535



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