entangle
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entangle
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to twist)
a. enredar
The cat got hold of the twine and proceeded to entangle himself.El gato se apoderó del cordel y se enredó en él.
b. enmarañar
The weeds have entangled themselves around the tools Tom left by the shed.Las malas hierbas se han enmarañado en las herramientas que Tom dejó por el cobertizo.
2. (to involve)
a. enredar
Roy's decision to entangle his family, his business, and his elected office will surely end badly.La decisión de Roy de enredar a su familia, su negocio y su cargo electoral ciertamente terminará mal.
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entangle
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to get or become entangledenredarse
to be romantically entangled with somebodytener relaciones amorosas con alguien
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entangle [ɪnˈtæŋɡl]
transitive verb
1 [+thread etc] enredar; enmarañar
2
to become entangled in sth verse envuelto en algo; enredarse en algo; to get entangled with sb liarse con algn (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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