mazy

[ mey-zee ]
/ ˈmeɪ zi /

adjective, ma·zi·er, ma·zi·est.

full of confusing turns, passages, etc.; like a maze; labyrinthine.

Nearby words

  1. mazopexy,
  2. mazoplasia,
  3. mazu,
  4. mazuma,
  5. mazurka,
  6. mazzard,
  7. mazzini,
  8. mazzini, giuseppe,
  9. mazzinian,
  10. maître d'

Origin of mazy

First recorded in 1500–10; maze + -y1

Related formsma·zi·ly, adverbma·zi·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for mazy

mazy

/ (ˈmeɪzɪ) /

adjective mazier or maziest

of or like a maze; perplexing or confused
Derived Formsmazily, adverbmaziness, noun

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Word Origin and History for mazy

mazy

adj.

1570s, from maze (n.) + -y (2).

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