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There were grassy stretches and slopes, great trees, and terraces covered with tangled masses of vines and flowers.

The Squirrel InnFrank R. Stockton

So tangled and unyielding was the mass that even dynamite had little effect upon it.

And she walked straight on into the tangled thicket before her; and the forest parted to right and left, and she walked out.

I rushed to the door and looked 'round hurriedly; but only the tangled bushes and shrubs met my gaze.

The House on the BorderlandWilliam Hope Hodgson

It was a marshy, dense, and tangled coppice projecting like a sabre tooth between the brigades of Lane and Archer.

The Long RollMary Johnston

There were a great many of these ropes to hold the tent together, but now they were all tangled.

There were reasons, there are reasons still'—he looked nervously at me—'which—well, which make it a tangled business.'

The Riddle of the SandsErskine Childers

And now no one guides the damsel, save God only; she gives her palfrey the rein and he turns into the tangled by-way.

It is left to the priest and his ally from the ranks of "Mammon" to follow these tangled threads.

The Little Lady of LagunitasRichard Henry Savage

The nests of this bird are very difficult to discover, as they are made on the ground, midst tall, thick weeds or tangled briars.

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