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English definition of “be/get caught up in sth”

be/get caught up in sth

phrasal verb with catch     /kætʃ/ verb (past tense and past participle caught)
to become involved in a situation , often without wanting to: How did the paper get caught up in a legal dispute ?Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
(Definition of be/get caught up in sth from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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