Emboldened vs Embroiled - What's the difference?

emboldened | embroiled |


As verbs the difference between emboldened and embroiled

is that emboldened is (embolden) while embroiled is (embroil).

As an adjective emboldened

is having been made bold.

emboldened

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having been made bold.
  • They were emboldened by their great feat.

    Verb

    (head)
  • (embolden)
  • embroiled

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (embroil)

  • embroil

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To draw into a situation; to cause to be involved.
  • Avoid him. He will embroil you in his fights.
  • * Dryden
  • the royal house embroiled in civil war
  • To implicate in confusion; to complicate; to jumble.
  • * Addison
  • The Christian antiquities at Rome are so embroiled with fable and legend.