What does intricate mean?

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ˈɪn trɪ kɪtin·tri·cate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intricate(adj)

    having many complexly arranged elements; elaborate

    "intricate lacework"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intricate(adj)

    entangled; involved; perplexed; complicated; difficult to understand, follow, arrange, or adjust; as, intricate machinery, labyrinths, accounts, plots, etc

  2. Intricate(verb)

    to entangle; to involve; to make perplexing

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Intricate

    in′tri-kāt, adj. involved: entangled: perplexed.—ns. In′tricacy, In′tricateness.—adv. In′tricately. [L. intricātusin, in, tricāre, to make difficulties—tricæ, hinderances.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intricate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intricate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of intricate in a Sentence

  1. Kathleen Goforth:

    My husband was an incredibly, intricate blend of toughness and gentility.

  2. Oliver Sacks:

    The brain is the most intricate mechanism in the universe, i couldn't imagine spending my life with kidneys.

  3. Justin Sattina:

    You don’t get the benefit of that if you (drive to the hospital), even if it's true that you arrive at the front door a little quicker, it disrupts what’s really an intricate and adjusted process of caring for acute stroke patients.

  4. Kathleen Goforth:

    My husband was an incredibly, intricate blend of toughness and gentility, he was who you wanted for a friend, a colleague and a neighbor. However, it was I who was blessed so richly that I had the privilege of calling him my husband and my best friend.

  5. Steve Duprey:

    Donald Trump speaks in broad themes that resonate with the country but he also understands that there's a more intricate process in how you run a general election campaign, they're prepared to have the campaign pivot to that once they feel like they've secured the nomination.

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