Abandoning these fantasies is difficult because it entails accepting painful realities.
What camaraderie with Putin entails can now be easily gleaned from the fresh bash of diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks.
The first is conscientiousness, which entails a disposition to be diligent, organized, and responsible.
I know she is the keeper of the Camelot flame, a position that entails some effort and élan.
This entails being more the culture vulture, exposing yourself to unique influences.
But change-ringing is a real science, and entails long and assiduous practice and considerable muscular exertion.
A choice which entails a concealed consequence is as to that consequence no choice.
Yet this entails a discrepancy to which something must be sacrificed.
The book also entails conventions of intellectual ownership.
The consequences it entails are so tremendous, that they almost take away our breath, and we shrink from looking at them.
mid-14c., "convert (an estate) into 'fee tail' (feudum talliatum)," from en- (1) "make" + taile "legal limitation," especially of inheritance, ruling who succeeds in ownership and preventing it from being sold off, from Anglo-French taile, Old French taillie, past participle of taillier "allot, cut to shape," from Late Latin taliare. Sense of "have consequences" is 1829, from notion of "inseparable connection." Related: Entailed; entailling.