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embroil
used in The Aeneid

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Definition
involve someone in a conflict — such as a controversy or a problem
  • Amata's breast the Fury thus invades, And fires with rage, amid the sylvan shades; Then, when she found her venom spread so far, The royal house embroil'd in civil war, Rais'd on her dusky wings, she cleaves the skies, And seeks the palace where young Turnus lies.
    Book 7 (51% in)

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