The definition of intricate is complex or having many details.(adjective)
An example of intricate is a puzzle with 1000 pieces.
See intricate in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L intricatus, pp. of intricare, to entangle, perplex, embarrass < in-, in + tricae, vexations: see trick
See intricate in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: from Latin intrīcātus
Origin: , past participle of intrīcāre, to entangle, perplex
Origin: : in-, in; see in-2
Origin: + trīcae, perplexities, wiles.
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