Simple Definition of intricacy
: the quality or state of being complex or having many parts : the quality or state of being intricate
: something that is complex or detailed : something intricate
Full Definition of intricacyplural
1 : the quality or state of being intricate
2 : something intricate <the intricacies of a plot>
Examples of intricacy in a sentence
She admired the composition for its beauty and intricacy.
I had trouble following all the intricacies in the plot.
the intricacies of English grammar
First Known Use of intricacy
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Definition of intricacy for Students
1 : the quality or state of being complex or having many parts
2 : something that is complex or has many parts
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