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  1. entangled

    That is complex which is made up of several connected parts. That is compound in which the parts are not merely connected, but fused, or otherwise combined into a single substance. In a composite object the different parts have less of unity than in that which is complex or compound, but maintain their distinct individuality. In a heterogeneous body unlike parts or particles are intermingled, often without apparent order or plan. Conglomerate (literally, globed together) is said of a confused mingling of masses or lumps of various substances. The New England pudding-stone is a conglomerate rock. In a complex object the arrangement and relation of parts may be perfectly clear; in a complicated mechanism the parts are so numerous, or so combined, that the mind can not readily grasp their mutual relations; in an intricate arrangement the parts are so intertwined that it is difficult to follow their windings; things are involved which are rolled together so as not to be easily separated, either in thought or in fact; things which are tangled or entangled mutually hold and draw upon each other. The conception of a material object is usually complex, involving form, color, size, and other elements; a clock is a complicated mechanism; the Gordian knot was intricate; the twining serpents of the Laocoon are involved. We speak of an abstruse statement, a complex conception, a confused heap, a heterogeneous mass, a tangled skein, an intricate problem; of composite architecture, an involved sentence; of the complicated or intricate accounts of a great business, the entangled accounts of an incompetent or dishonest bookkeeper.

    Synonyms:
    abstruse, complex, complicated, composite, compound, confused, conglomerate, heterogeneous, intricate, involved, manifold, mingled, mixed, multiform, obscure, tangled

    Antonyms:
    clear, direct, homogeneous, obvious, plain, simple, uncombined, uncompounded, uniform, unraveled

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  1. embroiled, entangledadjective

    deeply involved especially in something complicated

    "embroiled in the conflict"; "felt unwilling entangled in their affairs"

    Synonyms:
    embroiled

    Antonyms:
    free, uninvolved, untangled

  2. entangledadjective

    twisted together in a tangled mass

    "toiled through entangled growths of mesquite"

    Synonyms:
    embroiled

    Antonyms:
    untangled, free, uninvolved

  3. entangledadjective

    involved in difficulties

    Synonyms:
    embroiled

    Antonyms:
    free, uninvolved, untangled

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How to use entangled in a sentence?

  1. Gordana Biernat:

    Change is an entangled part of being.

  2. President Donald Trump.Secret Service:

    The individual became entangled in security features affixed to the top of the fence, suspending them in the air on the inside of the fence.

  3. Mariana Fulger:

    People are a chain of souls, sometimes so entangled, that they forget who, where they have to go, to be home.

  4. Anna Kireeva:

    While Beijing is likely to show an understanding of Russia's security requests to NATO and the Anna Kireeva and to oppose the provocations and sanctions from the West, it has no real interest in becoming entangled in Russia's conflicts with NATO, the policymakers in Carnegie Moscow are well aware of this position.

  5. Helmut Marban:

    It seems unbelievable, at first when they got in they were of course standing, but when we had to bring them out they were (entangled) all together.


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