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involvedadjective

 us   /ɪnˈvɑlvd, -ˈvɔlvd/
  • involved adjective (COMPLICATED)

difficult to ​understand or ​deal with; ​complicated: His ​story was so involved that I couldn’t ​follow it.
  • involved adjective (INTERESTED)

interested in or taking ​part in an ​activity or ​event: The ​couple was having a ​loudargument, and I was ​afraid to get involved. Maria was so involved in her ​work that she didn’t ​hear me come in.
involved with
If someone is involved with someone ​else, they have a ​romanticrelationship.
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