Verb(1) entrap(2) twist together or entwine into a confusing mass
(1) Current-day Zen writers often seem to cloud their writing with an overlay demonstrating their likableness or they entangle themselves in a scholarly snarl.(2) Before now scientists only managed to entangle a few atoms close together, raising a question mark over the practicality of quantum technology.(3) Otto returned to Rome in 997, reinstalled Gregory and made Rome his capital, which would displease the Germans and entangle him in fierce Roman factional politics.(4) The act was also not supposed to entangle reporters in a net of prison sentences, either as recipients of leaks or as disclosers in their own right.(5) He growled in annoyance as he hacked through an appendage trying to entangle his legs.(6) Inspired by South American cowboys, some forces deploy bolas, several yards of rope weighted with rubber balls, to entangle a suspect's legs.(7) For each person it might just be one reason, or a variety of reasons, that entangles them in a seemingly inescapable web of violence.(8) He grabbed her hand and entangled their fingers together instead.(9) Emily gracefully spun to face him and caught the whip in her still entangled right hand.(10) We have told both parties repeatedly, publicly and loudly to get out of our way and stop entangling our campaign with their schemes.(11) I can't seem to even get past the CD singles stand without entangling my foot around a badly placed world music display.(12) We are hopelessly entangled in dust, work and the British monetary system.(13) You're so entangled in it, and so concerned about the details of your current situation, that you miss the big picture.(14) With their hands still entangled together, they looked at their family innocently.(15) Otway is doing all it can to persuade local fishermen to cut penguins free from their nets when they get entangled with a catch.(16) Chicks more than a week old are removed from their nests between early March to May by using curved needles tied to a rope which are inserted into the nest cavities entangling the chicks.
(1) entangle :: verstrik
1. twist ::
2. catch ::
3. involve ::
4. mat ::
5. mire ::
1. disentangle ::
Different Formsentangle, entangled, entanglement, entanglements, entangles, entangling
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