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embroil

verb
 
 
/ɪmˈbrɔɪl/ formal
be embroiled in sth to be involved in an argument or difficult situation: We don't want to become embroiled in a dispute over ownership.Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
Translations of “embroil”
in Spanish enredar (a alguien) en algo…
in French mêler à…
in German verwickeln…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使捲入(糾紛), 使陷入(困境)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使卷入(纠纷), 使陷入(困境)…
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