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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. City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito:

    For too long, plastic bags have clogged our storm drains, littered our greenspaces and tangled our trees.

  2. Sir Walter Scott:

    Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive

  3. 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.

  4. Sir Walter Scott, Marmion (1808):

    Oh what a tangled web we weave When first we practice to deceive.

  5. Rudyard Kipling:

    The Three in One, the One in Three? Not so! To my own Gods I go. It may be they shall give me greater ease than your cold Christ and tangled Trinities.

Images & Illustrations of tangled

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