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tangle

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tangle

verb

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  1. 1 to catch or hold as if in a net was at last tangled in the web of lies that he had told to everyone Synonyms catch up, enmesh (also immesh), ensnare, ensnarl, entoil, entrap, mesh, net, snare, entangle, trapRelated Words bag, birdlime, capture, collar; embroil, implicate, involve, mireNear Antonyms detach, disengage, extricate; clear, free, liberateAntonyms disentangle, untangle

  2. 2 to twist together into a usually confused mass that darn cat tangled the yarn I was trying to knit with Synonyms interlace, intertwine, intertwist, interweave, knot, snarl, entangleRelated Words jumble, scrabble, scramble; braid, enlace, entwine, entwist, inweave, plait, twine, weave, wind, wreathe, writheNear Antonyms unknot, unravel, unscramble; unweaveAntonyms disentangle, unsnarl, untangle, untwine, untwist


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