Definition of enmeshment in US English:

enmeshment

noun

  • See enmesh

    • ‘In general, there is more focus on nurturing, support, and connection, and less on issues such as boundaries and enmeshment.’
    • ‘‘They are so independent and have such easily triggered fears about enmeshment,’ Stanley reports.’
    • ‘But given his enmeshment in the sociology of competing spheres, can he find a way out?’
    • ‘Time and again the need for active engagement, enmeshment, involvement has been expressed.’
    • ‘It was in this atmosphere of rapid political change in this country and its enmeshment in the politics of the Cold War that they first formulated their national ideals and created national symbols.’