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Word: embroil

Definition: throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio


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::: reprisal - retaliation
::: lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
::: tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
::: lethal - deadly
::: gyroscope - apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
::: bacchanalian - drunken
::: genesis - beginning; origin
::: mirth - merriment; laughter
::: compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
::: ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms