- To twist or interweave in such a manner as not to be
easily separated; to make tangled, confused, and intricate; as, to
entangle yarn or the hair.
- To involve in such complications as to render
extrication a bewildering difficulty; hence, metaphorically, to
insnare; to perplex; to bewilder; to puzzle; as, to entangle the feet
in a net, or in briers.