from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of entangle.
  • adj. tangled or twisted together
  • adj. confused or complicated
  • adj. (of two quantum states) correlated, even though physically separated; (referring to a state of a composite system) not separable

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. in a confused mass. Contrasted with untangled.
  • adj. deeply involved especially in something problematic.
  • adj. constrained by or as if by a convoluted rope or net; ensnared.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In heraldry, same as fretted.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. twisted together in a tangled mass
  • adj. deeply involved especially in something complicated
  • adj. involved in difficulties


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