enmarañado
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enmarañado(
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mah
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nyah
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doh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (matted)
a. tangled
El pelo me quedó todo enmarañado después de pasear en mi auto convertible.My hair got all tangled after going for a drive in my convertible.
b. messy
Los dos hermanos son muy diferentes; uno se pasa horas peinándose para ir a la escuela y el otro va con el pelo todo enmarañado.The two brothers are very different. One spends hours styling his hair to go to school, and the other one leaves with completely messy hair.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(complex)
a. complicated
Tenemos que pensar cuidadosamente cómo salir de esta situación tan enmarañada.We have to think carefully about how we are going to get out of such a complicated situation.
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enmarañado
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (pelo)
a. matted, tangled
2. (cable)
a. tangled
3. (asunto)
a. complicated
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enmarañado
adjective
1 [+pelo] tousled; tangled
Tiene el pelo todo enmarañado por las mañanas
2 [+asunto] messy; complicated
Es un asunto que está ahora muy enmarañado, porque hay demasiada gente implicada
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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