Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of Daedalian in English:
Ingenious, intricate, and confusing: this curious amalgamation of comfortable hotel and Daedalian cruise ship
More example sentences
- To answer this is, however, to wander into a Daedalian labyrinth of conjectures.
- Beauty of contrivance, adaptation, or mechanism we have called Daedalian beauty.
- This informed his interest in machinery, in difficult texts, and in Daedalian structures such as labyrinths and winding stairs.
Early 17th century: from Latin Daedaleus 'relating to Daedalus' + -ian.
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