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- v. Present participle of ensnarl.
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All of these corporate-industrial complexes are ensnarling the American people, our families, and our government in an intractable quagmire where the government is run "by-the-corporations; for-the-corporations" -- or in other words, we are living under a Corporate Economic Order, or CEO.
This is a detective movie in the decadent mold of 40s film noir, ensnarling the investigators within a cold, harsh unlawful murderous underbelly that takes in malevolent drug runners, unkempt cocaine addicts and hideously deformed and hostile bar residents.
Instead of welcoming them with open arms, we eschewed their contributions by ensnarling them in red tape and endless delay.
And they almost succeeded in ensnarling New Brunswick into an electricity deal, the way they did Joey Smallwood the Newfie a few decades ago.
Conversely, there is a danger in preparing too much, in peppering fellow partygoers with too many accusatory "Did you knows?" and ensnarling them in raucous debates.
Some day afterwards, although it’s well known the ensnarling traffic on the return from the TJ border is a killer, I parked in a San Ysidro lot a short walk too and from the border.