Embroil - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪmˈbrɔɪl|  American pronunciation of the word embroil
Brit.  |ɪmˈbrɔɪl|  British pronunciation of the word embroil

verb

- force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action (syn: drag, sweep, tangle)

Examples

His stand on this issue has embroiled him in controversy.

The new drug has been embroiled in controversy.

They were embroiled in a complicated lawsuit.

The reality is embroiled with fable and legend.

Don't embroil me in your quarrel.

I became embroiled in an argument with the taxi driver.

Why did he get embroiled in that political struggle?

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