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Definition of the verb embrangle

What does embrangle mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: embrangled | embrangling | embrangles

  1. make more complicated or confused through entanglements
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • synonyms of embrangle: snarl / snarl up
    • more generic words: complicate / perplex = make more complicated
    • more specific word: snafu = cause to be in a state of complete confusion

Alternative definition of the verb embrangle


  1. to embroil

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Google previewMerriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1996)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

quicken, refresh, restore 8 enspirit, recreate 9 entertain, galvanize, stimulate 10 exhilarate, invigorate, rejuvenate, vivificate enmesh 4 hook, trap 5 catch 6 draw in , tangle 7 ensnarl, trammel 8 drag into, entangle 9 embrangle, implicate enmity ...

Google previewPunjabi English Dictionary

efficiency efficient effigy effloresce effluence effluent effluvium elm elocution elongate F_r1iete't,feewitere uetetfee êeeteetget §'TlÍ-l'cî-ÈRÈT eîiitereet, êetâj embrace embracement embranchment embrangle embrasure embrocate embrocation ...

Google previewThe rhymers' lexicon (1971)

by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury

haranguìng overhanging paper-hanging slanging “ slangwranging ” twanging angle bangle bemangle bespangle brangle dangle disentangle embrangle entangle interjangle intertangle j angle mangle mingle-mangle phalangal quadrangle ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

dangle, jangle, mangel, mangle, spangle, strangle, tangle, wangle, wrangle embrangle, entangle, Mount Wrangell, pentangle, quadrangle, rectangle, triangle , untangle, wide- angle disentangle angled \an-gald\ angled, tangled newfangled , ...

Google previewDictionary of English Etymology (1859)

by Hensleigh Wedgwood (M.A.)

To embrangle, to confuse, perplex, confound. The sense of a quarrel may be derived from the idea of confusion, or in that sense brangle may be a direct imitation of the noise of persons quarrelling, as a nasalised form of the Piedm. bragaJe, to ...

Google previewAuthors' & Printers' Dictionary (1912)

A Guide for Authors, Editors, Printers, Correctors of the Press, Compositors, and Typists, with Full List of Abbreviations by Frederick Howard Collins

embrangle*, not im-. embrasure*, not -zure. embroglio, use im- *. embroil*, not im-. embrue, «seim -*. embrute, use im- *. embryo*, pi. -s. embue, use im- *. E.M.D.P., electromotive ...

Google previewBibliophile's Dictionary (2005)

by Miles Westley

embrangle (also imbrangle) (im BRANG guhl) - v. to entangle; embroil; confuse; perplex. "A very special sort of ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

clinch, guarantee, protect, safeguard, secure enswathe: wrap entail: bestow, cause, demand, encompass, evoke, impose, involve, necessitate, require entangle: bewilder, catch, complicate, confuse, embarrass, embrangle, embroil, enmesh, ...

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

addle, astonish, baffle, becloud, bedevil, befog, bemuse, bewilder, confound, demoralise, disarrange, discomfit, discompose, disconcert, discountenance, disorder, disorient, disturb, embarrass, embrangle, fluster, fuddle, intermingle, jumble, ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language (1907)

by Thomas Davidson

Embrangle, em-brang'gl. Imbrangle, im-, v.t. to confuse, perplex.— tt, Embran'glemont. [Em, in, and &rattg-/t.] Embrasure (SAa&.) = Embracoment. Embrasure, em-brii'zhur, •>:. a door or window with the sides slanted on the inside: an ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1897)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

embrangle, imbrangle (em-, im-brang'gl), v. t.; pret. and pp. embrangled, imbranglcd, ppr. embrangling, imbrangling.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

embrangle, imbrangle (em-, im-brang'gl), v. t; pret. and pp. embranyled, imbrangled, ppr. embrangling, imbrangling.

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Scrabble value of E1M3B3R1A1N1G2L1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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