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tangle
British English: /ˈtaŋɡ(ə)l/
American English: /ˈtæŋɡəl/

Translation of tangle in Italian:

noun

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • 1 (hair, string, cable)
    attorcigliarsi
    around attorno a

Phrasal verbs

tangle up:

1 tangle up
aggrovigliarsi
2 tangle up [something], tangle [something] up
ingarbugliare qualcosa
to get tangled up
(hair, string, wires)
ingarbugliarsi
in in
(clothes)
attorcigliarsi
in in
(person) [figurative] in in

tangle with:

tangle with [somebody, something]

Definition of tangle in:

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