Synonyms for complication


1. complication, hindrance, hinderance, interference
usage: the act or process of complicating
2. complication, situation, state of affairs
usage: a situation or condition that is complex or confused; "her coming was a serious complication"
3. complication, disease
usage: any disease or disorder that occurs during the course of (or because of) another disease; "bed sores are a common complication in cases of paralysis"
4. complication, ramification, development
usage: a development that complicates a situation; "the court's decision had many unforeseen ramifications"
5. complicatedness, complication, knottiness, tortuousness, complexity, complexness
usage: puzzling complexity
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