something that makes a situation more complicated or difficult <the food allergies of the guests were just another complication for the couple trying to plan their wedding reception>
Phrases fly in the ointment
an abnormal state that disrupts a plant's or animal's normal bodily functioning <complications set in after the surgery> Synonyms affection
Related Words contagion
, contagious disease
the state or quality of having many interrelated parts or aspects <a problem of such irreducible complication as to defy any easy solution>
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