[ em-brang-guh l ]
/ ɛmˈbræŋ gəl /
verb (used with object), em·bran·gled, em·bran·gling.
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OTHER WORDS FROM embrangleem·bran·gle·ment, noun
Words nearby embrangle
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Example sentences from the Web for embrangle
And therefore he is not worth to the world that I should embroil and embrangle myself in his interests.Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Vol. I (of 2)|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
British Dictionary definitions for embrangle
/ (ɪmˈbræŋɡəl) /
(tr) rare to confuse or entangle
Derived forms of embrangleembranglement, noun
Word Origin for embrangle
C17: from em- + obsolete brangle to wrangle, perhaps a blend of brawl 1 + wrangle
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