tangle


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Synonyms for tangle

Synonyms for tangle

to twist together so that separation is difficult

to make complex, intricate, or perplexing

to gain control of or an advantage over by or as if by trapping

something that is intricately and often bewilderingly complex

Synonyms for tangle

a twisted and tangled mass that is highly interwoven

something jumbled or confused

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force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action

tangle or complicate

disarrange or rumple

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twist together or entwine into a confusing mass

References in classic literature ?
There were three excellent off-shoots, like huge rungs of a ladder, above my head, and a tangle of convenient branches beyond, so that I clambered onwards with such speed that I soon lost sight of the ground and had nothing but foliage beneath me.
There was a crash of broken boughs as it dived wildly down into the tangle of green.
Tangle knows more of Jarndyce and Jarndyce than anybody.
Simultaneously the tangle underwent a violent upheaval.
In the lower part of the city he daily involved himself in hideous tangles.
Elsewhere, youngsters had great fun in the Tangle play space in the Hippodrome Dock at the back of the theatre.
com)-- An innovative and highly useful new product targeted at the billions of cell phone users worldwide, the No More Tangle, has been developed by inventor Damon J.
Spangle Tangle kit is designed for children with low vision.
At the moment I'm mostly doing zen tangle or tangle patterns.
TWO things cause me to suffer terrible tangle rage.
Certified Zentangle Teacher Sandy Steen Bartholomew has created three "Yoga For Your Brain" decks comprised of 40 instructional Zentangle cards designed to teach original tangle designs with easy to use steps for completing each design on the back of each card, plus nine bonus cards introducing basic tangling methods.
Suitable for young people in kindergarten through grade four, A Tangle of Tales is an anthology of forty-two short stories and poems, enlivened with occasional black-and-white line drawings.
This tangle decomposition is compatible with the automorphism group, in the sense that for a (3 + 1)-free poset P, Aut(P) breaks up as the direct product of the automorphism groups of its parts.
Data Plastics' Managing Director, Carl Reeve, said: "Going forward, we will have a state of the art injection r moulding machine that will not only give us increased production for the Tangle Teezer brand.
Spider webs covered the world like in a shitty William Shatner movie, or so Tangle imagined.