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Definitions for complicated
ˈkɒm plɪˌkeɪ tɪdcom·pli·cat·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. complicated(adj)

    difficult to analyze or understand

    "a complicated problem"; "complicated Middle East politics"

Wiktionary

  1. complicated(Adjective)

    difficult or convoluted

    It seems this complicated situation will not blow over soon.

  2. complicated(Adjective)

    (Biology) Folded longitudinally (as in the wings of certain insects)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Complicated

    of Complicate

Freebase

  1. Complicated

    "Complicated" is the debut single by Canadian singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne, released in 2002 from her debut album, Let Go. It was written by Lavigne and The Matrix, and produced by The Matrix. The single reached number one in Australia, New Zealand and Mexico, number two on the Billboard Hot 100 and number three in the United Kingdom. Based on its chart performance, the song is Lavigne's second most successful single and was one of the most successful releases of 2002. Lavigne broke a record set by Natalie Imbruglia's "Torn" when "Complicated" held the number one spot on the Adult Top 40 chart for 16 weeks in a row. "Complicated" was nominated for two Grammy Awards for Song of the Year and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'complicated' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3545

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'complicated' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2354

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'complicated' in Adjectives Frequency: #459

How to pronounce complicated?

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How to say complicated in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of complicated in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of complicated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of complicated in a Sentence

  1. Jorge Godoyfor:

    And I looked over at the cinematographer and like, both of our eyes were big as saucers. And I thought, holy s ---, this is going to be a wild one. EL CHAPO TRIED TO SMUGGLE COCAINE IN JALAPEO CANS, WAS INVOLVED IN NUMEROUS KILLINGS, PROSECUTORS SAY The filmmaker said this was the beginning of one stunning revelation after another. But I think the biggest bombshell of all for me and for all of us was that this story is much more complicated and this conspiracy is much more deep and vast than any of us had any idea of going into it in terms of all of the parties that are involved, and that was what really blew me away. Enrique' Rafael Caro-Quintero, the DEA agent murdered in Mexico in 1985. ( AP, File) My hope is that those revelations, whether they are involvement of a CIA asset or collusion by a DEA insider and the betrayal or even just the human toll it has taken on all these people after all these years just to see what it really looks like, what it felt like and how they carry it all these years later.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    The reason's not complicated, number one: I like Donald. He's a friend of mine. But when Donald arrives at an event, he brings an army of TV reporters. He brings an army of cameras that show up. And Donald's being there -- he very graciously accepted -- means the mainstream media will cover the event.

  3. Brian Gresko:

    I think (the book) is part of this growing movement of guys being very upfront about their experiences as dads and wanting to engage with all these complicated emotional questions we have as parents.

  4. Libya Stephanie Williams:

    It's complicated because there are violations by land, sea and air, but it needs to be monitored and there needs to be accountability.

  5. Valerie Wilson:

    It’s very complicated to think about starting new somewhere else.

Images & Illustrations of complicated

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    • A. busy
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