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enmesh

verb
variants: also immesh

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to catch or hold as if in a net
  • soon after Eli Whitney had invented it, others copied his cotton gin, and he spent the rest of his life enmeshed in lawsuits trying to protect his invention

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The first known use of enmesh was in 1604

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“Enmesh.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enmesh. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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