complicate

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  • This states that because certain things in nature are very complicated, they must have been designed.
  • He did not feel that he was doing anything to complicate his life. Cited from Sister Carrie, by Theodore Dreiser
  • About five years ago, I tried to make my life as complicated as possible.
  • Things were bad enough without running the risk of complicating them still further. Cited from The Camp Fire Girls at Long Lake, by Jane L. Stewart
  • Over other fields the situation can become much more complicated.
  • Because marriage is difficult enough at best without complicating it like that. Cited from The Spinners, by Eden Phillpotts
  • But this complicated approach has not been used since World War II ended.
  • Some historians believe he may have had a heart attack that complicated matters.
  • You see, being married complicates matters to a much greater extent than if you had been single. Cited from The Heavenly Twins, by Madame Sarah Grand
  • Further complicating things, he begins an affair with his best friend's wife.
  • However, the aircraft was far too complicated for any but a highly experienced pilot.
  • The details of this are various and complicated enough that many books have been published on the subject.
  • Sometimes the situation becomes even more complicated with the changing of politics of a country.
  • Although little is known about him or their time together, the union was complicated because of her slave status.
  • One of the army soldiers falls in love which complicates his situation.
  • For the British, the war had now become much more complicated.
  • This complicates the situation even more because it eventually involves the whole family.
  • A hundred minor problems united in complicating the discussion of the one all-important thing. Cited from The Battle of Principles, by Newell Dwight Hillis
  • This means that complex is the opposite of independent, while complicated is the opposite of simple.
  • The design of a nuclear weapon is more complicated than it might seem.
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Words starting with complicate

Meaning of complicate

  • verb Make more complicated
    There was a new development that complicated the matter
  • verb Make more complex, intricate, or richer
    refine a design or pattern