mazy

adjective
\ 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, 19 Mar. 2021 To escape the mazy interior, some people jumped out windows, or climbed out onto power lines. Wes Enzinna, Harper's magazine, 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. SI.com, 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, 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, 29 May 2017

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First Known Use of mazy

1579, in the meaning defined above

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Cite this Entry

“Mazy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mazy. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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