Meaning of “embroil” in the English Dictionary

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embroilverb [ T ]

us /ɪmˈbrɔɪl/

to cause someone or something to become involved in an argument or a difficult situation:

The UN was reluctant to get its forces embroiled in another war.

(Definition of “embroil” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)