Examples of complication in a Sentence
The negotiations stalled when complications arose.
Pneumonia is a common complication of AIDS.
She experienced complications during her pregnancy.
The patient died of complications from surgery.
Recent Examples of complication from the Web
Robert Guillaume, the two-time Emmy-winning star of Benson, died Tuesday at the age of 89 in his Los Angeles home of complications from prostate cancer, according to Variety.
Knuckles passed away in 2014, at age 59, due to complications from Type II diabetes.
Clare died Monday night from complications of a fall, his friends told The Enquirer.
The judge is apt to be hostile after having to deal with a complication caused by gratuitous executive-branch misconduct.
This is because Mike Pence is a good Christian, and allowing people to sicken and die from the complications of not having enough money is the good Christian thing to do.
While any measure that prevents the further erosion of coal’s market share would help the industry, Perry’s proposal poses some complications for power generators.
See, this is the Chargers’ first season in the Los Angeles area, and their new head coach is aware there might be complications as his players navigate the Southland en route to their Costa Mesa headquarters.
This poses complications for two reasons: 1) Daenerys is Rhaegar's sister and thus, Jon's aunt.
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First Known Use of complication
Synonymscomplexity, complicacy, convolution, difficulty, intricacy, fly in the ointment
Related Wordsaftereffect, ramification, side effect (also side reaction); subtlety, technicality; annoyance, bitch, bother, headache, inconvenience, matter, trouble
Near Antonymsfitness, healthiness, heartiness, robustness, soundness, wholeness, wholesomeness; fettle, shape
COMPLICATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of complication for English Language Learners
: something that makes something harder to understand, explain, or deal with
medical : a disease or condition that happens in addition to another disease or condition : a problem that makes a disease or condition more dangerous or harder to treat
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