caught up

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Adj.1.caught up - having become involved involuntarily; "caught up in the excitement of the crowd"; "caught up in the scandal"
involved - connected by participation or association or use; "we accomplished nothing, simply because of the large number of people involved"; "the problems involved"; "the involved muscles"; "I don't want to get involved"; "everyone involved in the bribery case has been identified"
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Companies get caught up in technology, she added, but that's only about 15 percent of the total time and effort.
The 15-day walkout by the Teamsters union, with 185,000 UPS members, crippled the delivery giant, and company officials say daily operations still haven't caught up.