involved involved  /ɪn ˈvɑlvd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) connected by participation or association or use
  2. (adj) entangled or hindered as if e.g. in mire
  3. (adj) emotionally involved
  4. (adj) highly complex or intricate and occasionally devious
  5. (adj) enveloped

Usage(s):

  1. A University of South Carolina graduate and former Gamecocks offensive lineman, he had been involved with community development for the previous decade.
  2. I was not involved with the other kids.
  3. Others become more deeply involved in the SM scene; they use SM props or fantasies every time they have sex.

News

  1. Man Involved in Antigo Drug Ring Sentenced to 6 Months Jail

    A Wittenberg man involved in the Antigo drug ring will spend six months in jail.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WSAW Wausau

  2. 12 Officers Involved in Deadly Chase Back to Work

    CLEVELAND– The majority of police officers involved in the November 29 deadly shooting are back to work. Union President Jeff...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: FOX 8 Cleveland

  3. Justin Bieber Involved In Hollywood Traffic Accident, Paparazzo Injured

    Pop singer Justin Bieber was reportedly involved in a collision in which a paparazzo was injured late Monday night.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: CBS 2 Los Angeles

Quotes

  1. "We too insistently beg forgiveness from God and from the persons involved, while promising to do everything possible to ensure that such abuse will never occur again," he said.
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Reuters

  2. "They allege that Blagojevich put a 'for sale' sign on the naming of a United States Senator; involved himself personally in pay-to-play schemes with the urgency of a salesman meeting his annual sales target; and corruptly used his office in an...
    on Dec 9, 2008 By: Patrick Fitzgerald Source: Salem-News.Com

  3. Underscoring Israel's earlier commitments to the two-state solution, Obama added, "That means that all the parties involved have to take seriously obligations that they have previously agreed to."
    on May 18, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Christian Science Monitor

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