enmeshed enmeshed  /ɛn ˈmɛʃt/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) caught as if in a mesh

Usage(s):

  1. It was awash in $17 billion in debt, was enmeshed in an SEC scandal and had recorded five consecutive quarters of losses.
  2. But the forces remain enmeshed in a web of agreements, commitments and joint exercises.
  3. Never have they been enmeshed so early or so earnestly in society.

News

  1. Who will build an Angry Birds theme park?

    Those countries in the Middle East that have been spared political upheaval find themselves enmeshed in a different sort of battle of late. As Qatar, the UAE and Jordan split what's left of the region's tourists, each is fighting to pull in the lion's share. Their weapon of choice? Theme parks.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: CNN

  2. Angry Birds rights battle in Middle East

    Those countries in the Middle East that have been spared political upheaval find themselves enmeshed in a different sort of battle of late.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WKBT La Crosse

  3. Privacy? No, we're all Web celebs now

    We've created this socially enmeshed world in which private and public are blurred. How can we keep the two separate?
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CNN

Quotes

  1. In a strongly-worded intervention at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meet (CHOGM) here, Singh said, "it is unfortunate that the global discourse on climate change has become enmeshed with arguments about maintaining economic competitiveness or...
    on Nov 27, 2009 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Times of India

  2. "We stand united.......... in our belief that troops are enmeshed in an intractable civil war," said Reid, D-Nev.
    on May 16, 2007 By: Harry Reid Source: Washington Post

  3. Liberal Democrat leader Sir Menzies Campbell said: "From the very beginning of the occupation, it became clear that London's advice was simply ignored in Washington. The problem for the British government was that we became so enmeshed in American...
    on Dec 9, 2006 By: Sir Menzies Campbell Source: Guardian Unlimited

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