Embroglio

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Embroglio See Imbroglio.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n embroglio An erroneous form (imitating embroil) of imbroglio.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Embroglio Imbroglio.
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Usage

In literature:

I shall be free of this infernal embroglio.
"A Sheaf of Corn" by Mary E. Mann
And the whole embroglio is your fault, if you come to look at it between the eyes.
"The Lightning Conductor Discovers America" by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
Truly an edifying embroglio!
"Henry VIII and His Court" by Herbert Tree
This embroglio is smoothed out, and Amiles and Bellicent are happily united.
"A Short History of French Literature" by George Saintsbury
Was Suarez mixed up in the embroglio?
"His Unknown Wife" by Louis Tracy
What was this new factor in the embroglio?
"The Curse of Koshiu" by Lewis Wingfield
Nor is his relation to the three-cornered embroglio within the Church itself anywhere set forth in detail.
"Shelburne Essays, Third Series" by Paul Elmer More
Mr. Lay was dismissed from the service of the Manchoo, through the "Vampyre" embroglio.
"Ti-Ping Tien-Kwoh" by Lin-Le
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