involved Definition

  • 1included in something, or being a part of something
  • 2having a close relationship with someone or something and being affected by it
  • 3complicated and difficult to understand

Using involved: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "involved" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The police believe that he was involved in the robbery.

  • Example

    I don't want to get involved in their argument.

  • Example

    She's very involved with charity work.

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    The instructions were so involved that I got confused.

  • Example

    The process is quite involved and requires a lot of attention to detail.

involved Synonyms and Antonyms

Phrases with involved

  • to become a part of something or to start participating in something


    I don't want to get involved in their personal problems.

  • to take part in an activity or event


    He is involved in several community organizations.

  • to have a romantic or sexual relationship with someone


    She's involved with one of her coworkers.


Summary: involved in Brief

The term 'involved' [ɪnˈvɒlvd] refers to being included in something, having a close relationship with someone or something, or being complicated and difficult to understand. It can be used in phrases like 'get involved,' 'be involved in,' and 'involved with.' 'Involved' has formal synonyms like 'connected' and 'related,' and informal synonyms like 'wrapped up' and 'tied up.'