The definition of intricate is complex or having many details.
An example of intricate is a puzzle with 1000 pieces.
Having many complexly arranged elements; elaborate.
An intricate pattern; an intricate procedure.
Difficult to understand, analyze, or solve for having many interconnected elements.
Hard to follow or understand because full of puzzling parts, details, or relationships.
An intricate problem.
Full of elaborate detail.
An intricate filigree.
Origin of intricate
Middle English from Latin intrīcātus past participle of intrīcāre to entangle, perplex in- in in–2 trīcae perplexities, wiles