[v] make complex or intricate or complicated; "The situation was rather involved"
[v] occupy or engage the interest of; "His story completely involved me during the entire afternoon"
[v] wrap; "The tower was involved in mist"
[v] require as useful, just, or proper; "It takes nerve to do what she did"; "success usually requires hard work"; "This job asks a lot of patience and skill"; "This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"; "This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert"; "This intervention does not postulates a patient's consent"
[v] contain as a part; "Dinner at Joe's always involves at least six courses"
[v] have as a necessary feature or consequence; entail; "This decision involves many changes"
[v] connect closely and often incriminatingly; "This new ruling affects your business"
[v] engage as a participant; "Don't involve me in your family affairs!"