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English definition of “imbroglio”


noun [C]     /ɪmˈbrəʊ.li.əʊ/ US  /-ˈbroʊ.li.oʊ/ (plural imbroglios) formal
an unwanted , difficult , and confusing situation , full of trouble and problems : The Soviet Union became anxious to withdraw its soldiers from the Afghan imbroglio.Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
(Definition of imbroglio noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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