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ensnarling

verb
present participle of ensnarl

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to catch or hold as if in a net
  • for two years the couple was ensnarled in the red tape of an international adoption

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“Ensnarling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ensnarling. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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