Translation of "tangle" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈtæŋ·ɡl/ us /ˈtæŋ·ɡəl/

to become twisted together, or to make things become twisted together

enredar(se), enmarañar(se)
noun uk /ˈtæŋ·ɡl/ us /ˈtæŋ·ɡəl/

many things that have become twisted together in an untidy way

enredo, maraña
a tangle of hair

(Translation of “tangle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈtӕŋɡl/

an untidy, confused or knotted state

desorden, maraña, enredo
The child’s hair was in a tangle.
tangled adjective

in a tangle

enredado, enmarañado, desordenado
tangled hair/branches
Her hair is always tangled.
tangle with phrasal verb

to become involved in a quarrel or struggle with (a person etc)

enzarzarse, enredarse en una discusión/riña
I tangled with him over politics.

(Translation of “tangle” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)