entangle definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To twist collectively or entwine into a confusing mass; snarl.
    • To complicate; mistake.
    • To include in or just as if in a tangle. See Synonyms at catch.
    • To twist or interweave this kind of a manner as not to be easily separated; which will make tangled, puzzled, and intricate.
    • To include this kind of problems on make extrication a bewildering difficulty; for this reason, metaphorically, to insnare; to perplex; to bewilder; to puzzle.
    • To twist collectively or entwine into a confusing mass; snarl.
    • To complicate; confuse.
    • To involve in or as though in a tangle. See Synonyms at catch.
    • To twist or interweave such a fashion as to not ever easily be divided; to make tangled, confused, and complex.
    • To include this kind of problems as to make extrication a bewildering trouble; ergo, metaphorically, to insnare; to perplex; to bewilder; to puzzle.
    • To twist collectively or entwine into a confusing size; snarl.
    • To complicate; mistake.
    • To include in or as though in a tangle. See Synonyms at catch.
    • To twist or interweave this kind of a way as to not ever be easily separated; to help make tangled, confused, and intricate.
    • To involve this kind of problems on make extrication a bewildering difficulty; thus, metaphorically, to insnare; to perplex; to bewilder; to puzzle.
  • verb:
    • To tangle; to twist or interweave such a manner as not to ever easily be divided; in order to make confused and intricate; since, to entangle yarn and/or locks.
    • To include this kind of problems regarding render extrication hard; ergo, metaphorically, to insnare; to perplex; to bewilder; to puzzle; since, to entangle your feet in a net, or perhaps in briers.
    • To involve in troubles or embarrassments; to embarrass, puzzle, or distract by unfavorable or perplexing situations, passions, needs, etc.; to hamper; to bewilder.
    • entrap
    • twist collectively or entwine into a confusing size
    • To tangle; to twist or interweave this kind of a way as to not ever easily be separated; to produce confused and complex; as, to entangle yarn and/or tresses.
    • To include such problems on render extrication difficult; therefore, metaphorically, to insnare; to perplex; to bewilder; to puzzle; because, to entangle the feet in a net, or in briers.
    • To include in difficulties or embarrassments; to embarrass, puzzle, or distract by unfavorable or perplexing situations, interests, needs, etc.; to hamper; to bewilder.
    • entrap
    • angle together or entwine into a confusing mass
    • To tangle; to twist or interweave this kind of a fashion as to not ever easily be divided; to create perplexed and complex; since, to entangle yarn or the locks.
    • To involve in such complications regarding render extrication hard; hence, metaphorically, to insnare; to perplex; to bewilder; to puzzle; since, to entangle your toes in a net, or perhaps in briers.
    • To include in difficulties or embarrassments; to embarrass, puzzle, or distract by bad or perplexing situations, passions, needs, etc.; to hamper; to bewilder.
    • entrap
    • angle collectively or entwine into a confusing mass
  • others:
    • To tangle; intermix the parts of confusedly; make perplexed or disordered: as, to entangle the hair. See tangle.
    • To insnare; involve, in order to render extrication hard; subject to constraining or bewildering complications: as, to entangle seafood in the meshes of a net; to entangle one in a labyrinth.
    • To include in troubles or embarrassments; embarrass, puzzle, or distract by negative or perplexing conditions, interests, needs, etc.; hamper; bewilder.
    • Synonyms To tangle, knot, snarl, mat.
    • Involve, etc. See implicate.
    • To confuse, mystify.
    • To tangle; intermix the areas of confusedly; make perplexed or disordered: as, to entangle hair. See tangle.
    • To insnare; include, to be able to make extrication hard; at the mercy of constraining or bewildering problems: since, to entangle seafood within the meshes of a net; to entangle someone in a labyrinth.
    • To include in troubles or embarrassments; embarrass, problem, or distract by bad or perplexing conditions, passions, needs, etc.; hamper; bewilder.
    • Synonyms To tangle, knot, snarl, mat.
    • include, etc. See implicate.
    • To confuse, mystify.
    • To tangle; intermix the parts of confusedly; make puzzled or disordered: as, to entangle hair. See tangle.
    • To insnare; include, to be able to render extrication hard; susceptible to constraining or bewildering problems: because, to entangle seafood in meshes of a net; to entangle one in a labyrinth.
    • To include in troubles or embarrassments; embarrass, problem, or distract by bad or perplexing situations, passions, needs, etc.; hamper; bewilder.
    • Synonyms To tangle, knot, snarl, pad.
    • Involve, etc. See implicate.
    • To confuse, mystify.

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