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Verb
/ˈtaNGgəl/,
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tangled, past tense; tangled, past participle; tangling, present participle; tangles, 3rd person singular present;
  1. Twist together into a confused mass
    • - the broom somehow got tangled up in my long skirt
  2. Become involved in a conflict or fight with
    • - I know there'll be trouble if I try to tangle with him
Noun
  1. Any of a number of brown seaweeds, esp. oarweed


  1. a twisted and tangled mass that is highly interwoven; "they carved their way through the tangle of vines"
  2. embroil: force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action; "They were swept up by the events"; "don't drag me into this business"
  3. ravel: tangle or complicate; "a ravelled story"
  4. something jumbled or confused; "a tangle of government regulations"
  5. tousle: disarrange or rumple; dishevel; "The strong wind tousled my hair"
  6. entangle: twist together or entwine into a confusing mass; "The child entangled the cord"
  7. (tangled) in a confused mass; "pushed back her tangled hair"; "the tangled ropes"
  8. In mathematics, a tangle can mean one of two related concepts: * In John Conway's definition, an n-tangle is a proper embedding of the disjoint union of n arcs into a 3-ball; the embedding must send the endpoints of the arcs to 2n marked points on the ball's boundary. ...
  9. Tangle is an album by the band Thinking Fellers Union Local 282, released in 1989.
  10. Tangle is an Australian drama series for the Showcase subscription television channel. It focuses on the lives of two generations of two families and their tangled lives. Tangle is filmed in Melbourne and first screened on 1 October 2009. ...
  11. (Tangled (2001 film)) Tangled is a 2001 direct-to-DVD film starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Shawn Hatosy and Rachael Leigh Cook.
  12. (Tangled (2010 film)) Tangled (previously known as Rapunzel) is an upcoming American 3D animated film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and starring the voices of Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi. ...
  13. (Tangled (album)) 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.
  14. a tangled twisted mass; a complicated or confused state or condition; an argument, conflict, dispute, or fight; A region of the projection of a knot such that the knot crosses its perimeter exactly four times; to become mixed together or intertwined; to be forced into some kind of situation; ...
  15. (TANGLED) Feeling confused, overwhelmed, or trapped
  16. (Tangled) When a situation, problem or issue is confusing or complicated.
  17. (tangled) A term for loose tobacco leaves that have been randomly layered to form a bale or package. Straight-laid leaves, in contrast, are packed in rows with all of the stems facing the same direction.
  18. (Tangles) Diagrams that map the skeletal structure of a dynamical system.
  19. (Tangles) Knots and matts in a cats coat
  20. (Tangles) are insoluble twisted fibers found inside the brain’s cells. They consist primarily of a protein called tau, which forms part of a structure called a microtubule, according to the American Health Assistance Foundation. ...
  21. (also: neurofibrillary tangles), accumulation of pathologically hyperphosphorylated Tau protein within neurons. Microscopically, tangles can be identified as a characteristic histolpathological hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease and is used upon autopsy to confirm the diagnosis of AD.
  22. (Tangling) The process of creating external files from @root trees or @file trees. Leo tangles @file trees automatically when writing a .leo file. You must explicitly tangle @root trees using the Tangle command. Tangling expands all section references in an @root node or @file node. ...
  23. (tangling) knotting of the hair strand, due to insufficient care, wrong products or poor quality hair. Regular use of euro H20™ Anti-aging Protein Bath + Tap Water Neutralizer may help solve the problem. ...
  24. A program I wrote for playing with the concept of information as consisting only of the connections.
  25. something very complicated and difficult to deal with เรื่องซับซ้อน เรื่องยุ่งเหยิง