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verb [transitive] complicate pronunciation in American English /ˈkɑmplɪˌkeɪt/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theycomplicate
he/she/itcomplicates
present participlecomplicating
past tensecomplicated
past participlecomplicated
  1. 1
    to make something more difficult to do, deal with, or understand

    Let's not complicate matters by introducing any more restrictions.

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