Meaning of “entanglement” in the English Dictionary

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"entanglement" in British English

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(Definition of “entanglement” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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entanglementnoun [ C ]

us /ɪnˈtæŋ·ɡəl·mənt/

the condition of being wrapped and twisted together in a mass:

entanglements of cables and wires

An entanglement is a situation or relationship that you are involved in and that is difficult to escape from:

a legal entanglement

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

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