\ ˈmā-zē How to pronounce mazy (audio) \

Definition of mazy

: resembling a maze

Examples of mazy in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With the game going to extra-time, Orsic completed his hat-trick with a mazy run past a number of Tottenham players before striking past a diving Lloris. George Ramsay, CNN, "Tottenham Hotspur's Europa League exit branded a 'disgrace' by captain Hugo Lloris," 19 Mar. 2021 To escape the mazy interior, some people jumped out windows, or climbed out onto power lines. Wes Enzinna, Harper's magazine, "Gimme Shelter," 19 Nov. 2019 Starved of any real service, the Argentine resorted to going on mazy individual runs, rather than creating chancees through quick, crisp passing., "Juventus 2-1 Genoa: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Ronaldo Scores Late Penalty to Seal Win," 30 Oct. 2019 His second, scored minutes later, is known simply as the Goal of the Century: a dazzling, mazy seventy-yard sprint with the ball glued improbably to his left foot, as English defenders flail helplessly to the side. Daniel Alarcón, The New Yorker, "The Tragedy of Diego Maradona, One of Soccer’s Greatest Stars," 13 Oct. 2019 The 30-year-old Italy international is also regarded as one of the best ball-playing defenders in world football, showing his skills with a stunning goal against Genoa recently, going on a mazy run from inside his own half. Daniella Matar, The Seattle Times, "Player guide for Champions League finalist Juventus," 29 May 2017

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2 Apr 2021

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“Mazy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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