Definition of intricacy
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
INTRICACY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of intricacy for English Language Learners
: 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
INTRICACY Defined for Kids
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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