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- adv. In a state of entanglement or conflict with.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In collision; entangled.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a state of collision or entanglement: with of: as, a ship with its shrouds afoul; the brig ran afoul of the steamer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. especially of a ship's lines etc
a- + foul (Wiktionary)