entangle with

entangle (someone or something) with (something)

Literally, to tangle or ensnare someone or something with something. You have so many knots in your hair that I can't help but entangle them with the brush unfortunately.
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entangle someone or something with something

to get someone or something tangled up with something. He sought to entangle the pursuing mugger with a mass of ropes and boards. Sam entangled the rabid dog with a net and got away. He entangled himself with the ropes on the deck.
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