intricately intricately  /ˈɪn trə kət li/


  • (adv) with elaboration



  1. For decades he was famous for his intricately configured offices and houses, with their long cantilevers and thrusting volumes.
  2. This unofficial moratorium, which currently affects 696 prisoners, is the result of an intricately planned campaign that used every possible legal tactic or argument.
  3. He works bits of found wood and salvaged materials into intricately patchworked one-of-a kind chests, dining tables, chairs, sofas and even cribs.


  1. 'The Last of Us' is the Best of Gaming

    Poorly directed character interactions and convoluted storylines can plague even the most highly produced, intricately detailed video games. “The Last of Us” rises above these challenges to deliver an action-packed story that ties gameplay and character arcs together through well-scripted drama rather than outlandish plot...        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: ABC News

  2. Cree First Nation Pow Wow Dancer Recovers Lost Regalia

    Cree First Nation pow wow dancer Roberta Kakinoosit, of Edmonton, Alberta, was desperate to recover her intricately-beaded moccasins, eagle feathers, leggings, capes and dresses...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Indian Country Today

  3. 5 Reasons Serena Williams' French Open Win Is Significant

    Serena Williams is indeed the “Queen of the Court” as she continues to add intricately crafted trophies to her collection. Since taking home her first French Open win in 2002 (cue platinum blonde braid extensions) and returning to the clay court 11 years later to win her second title (June 8), her triumph at Roland Garros proved more inspiring and significant than others. Check out these five ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine


  1. Information Minister Sherry Rehman said the "so-called hoax call" was "processed, verified and crosschecked" in accordance with an "intricately laid down procedure" before being put through to the President.
    on Dec 6, 2008 By: Sherry Rehman Source: A Pakistan News

  2. "For many years Sam Presti has been intricately involved in all of the major basketball decisions made by our franchise," said Spurs General Manager RC Buford. "We will miss his knowledge, instinct and energy. I'm excited for the...
    on Jun 7, 2007 By: RC Buford Source:

  3. "I want everybody to come (today) because it's going to be a spectacular event," City Councilman Richard Alarcon said Saturday. "What we are doing is appreciating the culture of gospel music, which has been intricately woven into the fabric...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Richard Alarcon Source: Los Angeles Daily News

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tangible tangible
/ˈtæn dʒə bəl /