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1       adj   If something is entangledin something such as a rope, wire, or net, it is caught in it very firmly.  
oft ADJ in/with n  
...a whale that became entangled in crab nets.     
2       adj   If you become entangledin problems or difficulties, you become involved in problems or difficulties from which it is hard to escape.  
v-link ADJ, oft ADJ in/with n  
This case was bound to get entangled in international politics.     
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