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enmeshes

verb
variants: also immeshes
present tense third-person singular of enmesh

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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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“Enmeshes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enmeshes. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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