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It’s a sign that a once-respectable movie star has been ensnared by a vicious snake of a woman, and that he is now under her spell, emasculated and laughable.
THE JENNIFER LOPEZ-BEN AFFLECK RECOUPLING IS THE GREATEST GOSSIP STORY WE’VE HAD IN YEARSCONSTANCE GRADYAUGUST 24, 2021VOX
California had better mechanisms than most states to ensure people didn’t become needlessly ensnared in the system — on paper.
THE INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING BEHIND AMERICA’S OBSESSION WITH BRITNEY SPEARS’ CONSERVATORSHIPBY ROBIN FIELDSJULY 13, 2021PROPUBLICA
Wyss said “forensic analyses” have found that 1 to 2 percent of the wipes in fatbergs were designed as flushable, probably getting ensnared quickly before they could disintegrate.
A NASTY PANDEMIC PROBLEM: MORE FLUSHED WIPES ARE CLOGGING PIPES, SENDING SEWAGE INTO HOMESKATHERINE SHAVERAPRIL 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Traditional TV’s adoption of digital’s audience-based ad targeting is underway, but it remains ensnared by a lack of standardization.
DENTSU DEVELOPS TOOL TO ADDRESS AUDIENCE-BASED TV ADVERTISING’S PATCHWORK PROBLEMTIM PETERSONAPRIL 12, 2021DIGIDAY
When Netflix launched in India in 2016, it hired Kashyap to co-direct its first original series, Sacred Games, about an underworld don in Mumbai who ensnares an upright police officer.
NETFLIX V MODI AND THE BATTLE FOR INDIAN CINEMA’S SOULKONSTANTIN KAKAESMARCH 24, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
After building credibility, the hackers moved to ensnare their marks.
GOOGLE OUTS SUSPECTED NORTH KOREAN HACKERSROBERT HACKETTJANUARY 26, 2021FORTUNE
Rather than having to go through the hassle of ensnaring victims themselves, customers have a ready-made group of computers that will run their crimeware.
ONE OF THE INTERNET’S MOST AGGRESSIVE THREATS COULD TAKE UEFI MALWARE MAINSTREAMDAN GOODINDECEMBER 3, 2020ARS TECHNICA
In a pilot project last year, funded by the diamond company De Beers and Natural Resources Canada, he and colleagues used tailings from a mine in Canada’s Northwest Territories to ensnare carbon dioxide released from a tank.
ASBESTOS COULD BE A POWERFUL WEAPON AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE (YOU READ THAT RIGHT)JAMES TEMPLEOCTOBER 6, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
We all bow to the seor, and I wonder if he is really the private secretary, or a private humbug, waiting around to ensnare us.
GARDENS OF THE CARIBBEES, V. 1/2IDA MAY HILL STARR
This insect is the most subtle and dangerous enemy the ant has; the plans which he forms to ensnare his prey, are very ingenious.
THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ENSNARE

  • agree
  • catch
  • coincide
  • combine
  • come together
  • coordinate
  • dovetail
  • engage
  • enmesh
  • ensnare
  • fit
  • fit together
  • harmonize
  • interlock
  • knit
  • net
  • snare
  • tangle
  • trap
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