Definition of complicated
- a complicated recipe
- complicated machinery
- a complicated issue
- his absurdly complicated life
The game's rules are too complicated.
The machine has a complicated design.
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: hard to understand, explain, or deal with : having many parts or steps
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subject to rapid or unexpected change
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