Definitions and translations for "complicate"

Definition of complicate

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Verb
1. To fold or twist together; to combine intricately; to make complex; to combine or associate so as to make intricate or difficult.
Don't complicate yourself in issues that are beyond the scope of your education.
2. To expose involvement in a convoluted matter.
John has been complicated in the affair by new tapes that surfaced.
The DA has made every effort to complicate me in the scandal.
Adjective
3. Intertwined.
4. Complex, complicated.
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English - English - complicate

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v. confuse, make hard to understand, make difficult; make complex
v. complicate, aggravate, exacerbate, make worse
adj. complicated, complex, elaborate, sophisticated, tricky, intricate

English - Spanish - complicate

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v. complicar, intrincar

English - French - complicate

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v. compliquer

English - German - complicate

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v. komplizieren

English - Indonesian - complicate

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v. menyulitkan, menyukarkan, mengusuntukan, memperkusut, meruwetkan, merumitkan, sulit: menjadi sulit, mempersusah

English - Italian - complicate

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v. complicare, rendere difficile; aggravare

English - Polish - complicate

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v. komplikować, powikłać, gmatwać, skomplikować

English - Portuguese - complicate

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v. complicar, intricar

English - Romanian - complicate

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v. complica, încurca, complica: se complica

English - Russian - complicate

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г. осложнять, усложнять

English - Turkish - complicate

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f. zorlaştırmak; içinden çıkılmaz hale getirmek, karıştırmak, güçleştirmek

English - Ukrainian - complicate

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v. ускладнювати, заплутувати, ускладнюватися, наборсати

English - Dutch - complicate

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ww. verwikkeling; komplikatie

English - Greek - complicate

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ρήμ. περιπλέκω, μπερδεύω

English - Arabic - complicate

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‏عقد، صعب، تعقد‏
‏معقد، مطوي على نفسه‏

English - Chinese - complicate

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(动) 弄复杂, 使起纠纷, 使错综; 变复杂

English - Chinese - complicate

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(動) 弄複雜, 使起糾紛, 使錯綜; 變複雜

English - Hindi - complicate

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v. उलझाना, फंसाना

English - Japanese - complicate

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(動) 複雑にする; 悪化させる

English - Korean - complicate

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동. 혼란스럽게 하다, 이해하기 어렵게 하다, 어렵게 하다; 복잡하게 하다

English - Vietnamese - complicate

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v. làm phiền phức, làm rối thêm
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Synonyms for complicate
1. involve: manipulate, convolute, contrive, make intricate, weave, braid
2. perplex: confound, entangle, confuse, obscure, muddle, conceal, tangle
Verb forms for complicate
Present participle: complicating
Present: complicate (3.person: complicates)
Past: complicated
Future: will complicate
Present conditional: would complicate
Present Perfect: have complicated (3.person: has complicated)
Past Perfect: had complicated
Future Perfect: will have complicated
Past conditional: would have complicated