Vocabulary: imbroglio


Title: Game Change
Author: John Heilemann
Author: Mark Halperin
Sentence: Trippi soon learned that the haircut was, in fact, just one of three interrelated imbroglios that would plague Edwards for months.
Page: 138

Word: imbroglio
Definition:
  • a misunderstanding, disagreement, etc., of a complicated or bitter nature, as between persons or nations.
  • an intricate and perplexing state of affairs; a complicated or difficult situation.
  • a confused heap.
  • Etymology: From Italian, deriv. of imbrogliare: to embroil
   Source: Dictionary.com

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