As verbs the difference between complicated and embroiled
is that complicated
) while embroiled
As an adjective complicated
is difficult or convoluted.
Difficult or convoluted.
- It seems this complicated situation will not blow over soon.
(Biology) Folded longitudinally (as in the wings of certain insects).
- Mind you, clothes were clothes in those days. […] Frills, ruffles, flounces, lace, complicated seams and gores: not only did they sweep the ground and have to be held up in one hand elegantly as you walked along, but they had little capes or coats or feather boas.
- The process of fixing the car engine was complicated by the lack of tools.
To draw into a situation; to cause to be involved.
- Avoid him. He will embroil you in his fights.
To implicate in confusion; to complicate; to jumble.
- the royal house embroiled in civil war
- The Christian antiquities at Rome are so embroiled with fable and legend.