noun see embrangle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • embranglement — index brawl, disaccord, dispute, embroilment, imbroglio Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • embranglement — See embrangle. * * * …   Universalium

  • embranglement — noun embroilment, entanglement; the state of being or getting embrangled …   Wiktionary

  • embranglement — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being entangled or implicated: embroilment, enmeshment, ensnarement, entanglement, involvement. See FREE, PARTICIPATE …   English dictionary for students

  • embranglement — em·bran·gle·ment …   English syllables

  • embranglement — noun see embrangle …   Useful english dictionary

  • embrangle — embranglement, n. /em brang geuhl/, v.t., embrangled, embrangling. to embroil. Also, imbrangle. [1655 65; EM 1 + brangle (b. BRAWL and WRANGLE)] * * * …   Universalium

  • embrangle — transitive verb ( gled; embrangling) Etymology: en + brangle (squabble) Date: 1664 embroil • embranglement noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dispute — dis·pute 1 /di spyüt/ vb dis·put·ed, dis·put·ing vi: to engage in a dispute disputing with management over contract terms vt: to engage in a dispute over disputing the correct application of the contract provision; esp: to oppose by argume …   Law dictionary

  • red rag — noun Something that will enrage another particular person. Collins dictionaries has announced that the inclusion of 2,000 new words in its forthcoming new edition means that some of the dustier corners of its lexicon will have to be swept into… …   Wiktionary

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