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English definition of “tangle”

tangle

verb [I or T]     /ˈtæŋ.ɡl̩/ informal
to become or form , or to make something into, an untidy mass → See also entangleBending, twisting and curving tangled     /-ɡl̩d/ adjective tangled string Bending, twisting and curvingDirty and untidy
(Definition of tangle verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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