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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tangledadjective

    in a confused mass

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

  2. Byzantine, convoluted, involved, knotty, tangled, tortuousadjective

    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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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. Jack BarskyRead MoreJack Barsky:

    Deep Undercover: My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiances as a KGB Spy in America.

  2. Sir Walter Scott:

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

  3. Sir Walter Scott, Marmion, Canto vi. Stanza 17.:

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

  4. 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.

  5. John Rocco Savalli:

    Truth is simple. It's just the truth. But think about when someone lies. Think about all the lies they need to tell in order to keep the original lie going. It's a tangled web, and it makes getting at the truth very difficult - which is exactly what the liar wants."

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