tangle with

Definition of tangle with

informal

  1. :  to fight or argue with (someone or something) He's not someone I would want to tangle with.

Word by Word Definitions

tangleplay
  1. :  to unite or knit together in intricate confusion

    :  to involve so as to hamper, obstruct, or embarrass

    :  to seize and hold in or as if in a snare :  entrap

  1. :  a tangled twisted mass :  snarl

    :  a complicated or confused state or condition

    :  a state of perplexity or complete bewilderment

  1. :  a large seaweed


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