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entangled
used in War and Peace

11 uses
  • Suddenly the threads that moved them began to slacken and become entangled and it grew difficult to move.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (73% in)
  • Rostov also tried to rise but fell back, his sabretache having become entangled in the saddle.
    Book Two — 1805 (86% in)
  • Having disentangled his leg, he rose.
    Book Two — 1805 (86% in)
  • From day to day he became more and more entangled.
    Book Six — 1808-10 (45% in)
  • Reading these letters, Nicholas felt a dread of their wanting to take him away from surroundings in which, protected from all the entanglements of life, he was living so calmly and quietly.
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (1% in)
  • Simon sighed and stooped to straighten the leash a young borzoi had entangled; the count too sighed and, noticing the snuffbox in his hand, opened it and took a pinch.
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (23% in)
  • The count moved in his affairs as in a huge net, trying not to believe that he was entangled but becoming more and more so at every step, and feeling too feeble to break the meshes or to set to work carefully and patiently to disentangle them.
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (60% in)
  • She told him that her only hope of getting their affairs disentangled now lay in his marrying Julie Karagina.
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (61% in)
  • It is your happiness I wish for," she added, feeling that she was telling an untruth and was becoming entangled.
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (61% in)
  • Toward the end of the battle of Borodino, Pierre, having run down from Raevski's battery a second time, made his way through a gully to Knyazkovo with a crowd of soldiers, reached the dressing station, and seeing blood and hearing cries and groans hurried on, still entangled in the crowds of soldiers.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (17% in)
  • When, intoxicated by the crimes he has committed so successfully, he reaches Paris, the dissolution of the republican government, which a year earlier might have ruined him, has reached its extreme limit, and his presence there now as a newcomer free from party entanglements can only serve to exalt him—and though he himself has no plan, he is quite ready for his new role.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (41% in)

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