Entry: imbroglio (n.)
In context: [This will make a bit more sense if/when you read/have read the book].
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Definition: 2. A state of great confusion and entanglement; a complicated or difficult situation (esp. political or dramatic); a confused misunderstanding or disagreement, embroilment.
1. A confused heap.
SNOOT score: 2
Source: Oxford English Dictionary