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maze

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verb \ˈmāz\

Definition of maze

mazedmaz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 chiefly dialect :  stupefy, daze

  3. 2 :  bewilder, perplex



Examples of maze

  1. <I'm completely mazed by the multitude of plans for health insurance.>



Origin of maze

Middle English


First Known Use: 13th century


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maze

noun

Simple Definition of maze

  • : a complicated and confusing system of connected passages

  • : a confusing collection or mixture of things (such as rules)

Full Definition of maze

  1. 1 a :  a confusing intricate network of passages b :  something confusingly elaborate or complicated <a maze of regulations>

  2. 2 chiefly dialect :  a state of bewilderment

maze·like play \-ˌlīk\ adjective

Examples of maze

  1. The experiment measured the time it took for a mouse to find its way through a maze to get its reward of cheese.

  2. The school is a maze of classrooms.

  3. a maze of rules and regulations



14th Century

First Known Use of maze

14th century


MAZE Defined for Kids

maze

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noun \ˈmāz\

Definition of maze

  1. :  a confusing arrangement of paths or passages




Medical Dictionary

maze

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noun \ˈmāz\

Medical Definition of maze

  1. :  a path complicated by at least one blind alley and used in learning experiments and in intelligence tests





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