embroilment

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪmˈbrɔɪlmənt/



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
em•broil /ɛmˈbrɔɪl/USA pronunciation   v. [+ object]
  1. to involve in conflict or difficulty:They were embroiled in a passionate debate about the budget.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
em•broil  (em broil),USA pronunciation v.t. 
  1. to bring into discord or conflict;
    involve in contention or strife.
  2. to throw into confusion;
    complicate.
em•broiler, n. 
em•broilment, n. 
  • Middle French embrouiller, equivalent. to em- em-1 + brouiller to broil2
  • 1595–1605

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