Definitions For Complex


  • A whole structure (as a building) made up of interconnected or related structures
  • A conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts
  • (psychoanalysis) a combination of emotions and impulses that have been rejected from awareness but still influence a person's behavior
  • A compound described in terms of the central atom to which other atoms are bound or coordinated
  • A group of buildings, apartments, etc., that are located near each other and used for a particular purpose
  • An emotional problem that causes someone to think or worry too much about something
  • A group of things that are connected in complicated ways


  • Complicated in structure; consisting of interconnected parts


  • Difficult to analyze or understand

Is Complex a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Complex is worth 20 points in Scrabble and 24 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Complex in a Sentence

  • She has a complex about her appearance.
  • A complex of protein molecules
  • The house's wiring is complex.
  • The situation is more complex than you realize.
  • There's no need to complex what should be a simple process for obtaining a building permit

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