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embroil

verb [T] uk   /ɪmˈbrɔɪl/ us  
to cause someone to become involved in an argument or a difficult situation: She had no desire to embroil herself in lengthy lawsuits with the tabloid newspapers. The United Nations was reluctant to get its forces embroiled in civil war.
Translations of “embroil”
in Spanish enredar (a alguien) en algo…
in French mêler à…
in German verwickeln…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使捲入(糾紛), 使陷入(困境)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使卷入(纠纷), 使陷入(困境)…
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