Wednesday, 1 August 2012

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.

and also

 1. A confused heap.



Other:

SNOOT score: 2
 
Page: 406

Source: Oxford English Dictionary   


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