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snarled, past tense; snarls, 3rd person singular present; snarling, present participle; snarled, past participle;
  1. Entangle or impede (something)
    • - the bus got snarled up in the downtown traffic
  2. Become entangled or impeded
    • - the promising opening soon snarls up in a mess of motives
  3. Decorate (metalwork) with raised shapes by hammering the underside

  1. A knot or tangle
    • - snarls of wild raspberry plants
    • - our hair hung in damp snarls

  1. a vicious angry growl
  2. snap: utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone; "The sales clerk snapped a reply at the angry customer"; "The guard snarled at us"
  3. make a snarling noise or move with a snarling noise; "Bullets snarled past us"
  4. entangle: twist together or entwine into a confusing mass; "The child entangled the cord"
  5. tangle: something jumbled or confused; "a tangle of government regulations"
  6. make more complicated or confused through entanglements
  7. (snarled) knotty: tangled in knots or snarls; "a mass of knotted string"; "snarled thread"
  8. A snarl is a facial expression, where the upper lip is raised, and the nostrils widen, generally indicating hate, anger or pain. In addition to humans, other mammals including monkeys and dogs snarl, often to warn others of their potential bite. ...
  9. Snarl is a notification system for Windows inspired by Growl that allows applications to display alpha-blended messages on the screen.
  10. Snarl is the name of several different fictional characters in the various Transformers universes.
  11. A knot or complication of hair, thread, or the like, difficult to disentangle; entanglement; hence, intricate complication; embarrassing difficulty; The act of snarling; a growl; a surly or peevish expression; an angry contention; To form raised work upon the outer surface of (thin metal ware) ...
  12. (Snarled) means tangled and twisted into a mess. What's the word?
  13. (Snarling) The embossing from underneath or inside an object with a long-armed steel tool, with one end placed in a vise. Snarling is accomplished by placing a form over the snarling iron's tip (which may be any shape) and tapping the back end of the arm which is secured in the vise. ...
  14. is an embodiment of deific frustration and wrath. It was created when the first world was created by the gods, as the Gods of the West, East, North, and South, analogues to historical pantheons, argued about how to create the world. ...
  15. Suggested No Adverse Response Level.
  16. by Lorne Dixon (2009).