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as in:  entangled in local politics

I don’t want to get entangled in their dispute.
  deeply involve; or intermixed with complications or difficulties
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entangled entanglement entangle entangling entangles entangler
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  • I don’t want to get entangled in their dispute.
  • Peace, commerce, and honest friendship with all nations...entangling alliances with none.
    Thomas Jefferson
  • entangled by desire, and seduced by pleasure
    Samuel Johnson
  • Passing such an ambiguously worded law will entangle businesses in uncertainty and law suits.

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  • Once again, she is entangled with a married man.
  • If they have escaped the corruption of the world by knowing our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and are again entangled in it and overcome, they are worse off at the end than they were at the beginning.
    2 Peter 2:20 (NIV)
  • Katharine has entangled herself with this unknown lawyer;
    Virginia Woolf  --  Night and Day
  • Every evil which entangled him was cut to pieces.
    Leslie Marmon Silko  --  Ceremony
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Associated words [difficulty]:   entangled [3]
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