Embroilment - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ɪmˈbrɔɪlmənt|
Brit.  |ɪmˈbrɔɪlmənt|

noun

- an intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation (syn: imbroglio)

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.

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