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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tangled(adj)

    in a confused mass

    "pushed back her tangled hair"; "the tangled ropes"

  2. Byzantine, convoluted, involved, knotty, tangled, tortuous(adj)

    highly complex or intricate and occasionally devious

    "the Byzantine tax structure"; "Byzantine methods for holding on to his chairmanship"; "convoluted legal language"; "convoluted reasoning"; "the plot was too involved"; "a knotty problem"; "got his way by labyrinthine maneuvering"; "Oh, what a tangled web we weave"- Sir Walter Scott; "tortuous legal procedures"; "tortuous negotiations lasting for months"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tangled

    of Tangle

Freebase

  1. Tangled

    Tangled is the third album by Jane Wiedlin, released in 1990 on EMI Records. It was also her third solo album after leaving New Wave group The Go-Go's. It sold poorly, eventually leading to her departure from EMI Records. A single, "World on Fire," was released from the album, featuring a semi-controversial music video.

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How to say tangled in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tangled in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tangled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of tangled in a Sentence

  1. The Briton:

    (Sprinter) Usain Bolt is the most tested athlete, male or female, in any sport on the planet. Reality and perception often get badly tangled, we take this very very seriously and we need to make sure that the public believe what they watch in a stadium is legitimate.

  2. Remy de Gourmont:

    The human mind is so complex and things are so tangled up with each other that, to explain a blade of straw, one would have to take to pieces an entire universe. A definition is a sack of flour compressed into a thimble.

  3. Reid Thompson:

    I was informed that Finn had been causing some chaos as he chased a deer along the road, through the hospital grounds and back onto the road. They tangled for a bit, up and over a guard rail and down onto the ice … eventually the deer got away and Finn gave up the chase.

  4. Philip Pieri:

    I originally just gave her a crew cut because I did n’t know how, and it was all tangled and I could n’t get it out for anything.

  5. John Delury:

    Trust is an issue, starting from zero, the two Koreas have a tangled history and have repeatedly accused each other of breaking agreements. You can't just say there is now trust and deliver trust. It has to be developed.

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