labyrinth

The word “labyrinth” has 3 syllables: lab-​y-​rinth.

It's pronounced as /ˈlæbərɪnθ/.


What is synonym and antonym for labyrinth?

In the thesaurus, “labyrinth” has 2 synonyms.

Here are synonyms for labyrinth along with examples of usage in sentences.


Synonyms for labyrinth

  • maze
  • tangle

Meanings of labyrinth

  • noun
    1. A maze-like structure built by Daedalus in Knossos, containing the Minotaur.
    2. Part of the inner ear.
    3. Anything complicated and confusing, like a maze.
    4. Any of various satyrine butterflies of the genus Neope.
  • verb
    1. To enclose in a labyrinth, or as though in a labyrinth.
    2. To arrange in the form of a labyrinth.
    3. To twist and wind, following a labyrinthine path.
    4. To render lost and confused, as if in a labyrinth.

Example Sentences

  • I navigated the intricate labyrinth of hallways to find the hidden chamber.
  • The ancient ruins concealed a mysterious labyrinth beneath the surface.
  • The forest was like a natural labyrinth, with twisting paths and hidden clearings.
  • The puzzle challenged my ability to escape the virtual labyrinth in the game.
  • The hedge maze resembled a classic garden labyrinth with its winding passages.

On this page you'll find 2 synonyms or another words to labyrinth, such as: maze, tangle.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

Related Words

daedal

  • baroque
  • complex
  • complicate
  • complicated
  • convoluted
  • difficult
  • intricate
  • labyrinthine
  • sophisticated
  • tangled
  • tortuous
  • tricky

labyrinthian

  • complex
  • complicate
  • complicated
  • intricate
  • labyrinthine
  • sophisticated

quagmire

quagmires

  • dilemma
  • dilemmas
  • entanglement
  • entanglements
  • holes
  • imbroglio
  • impasse
  • labyrinths
  • mazes
  • meshes
  • morass
  • morasses
  • pickles
  • predicament
  • predicaments
  • quandary
  • quicksand
  • quicksands
  • snares
  • swamps
  • tangles
  • toils
  • traps
  • webs

quicksand

  • ambush
  • bait
  • booby trap
  • danger
  • device
  • difficulty
  • drawback
  • entanglement
  • labyrinth
  • maze
  • morass
  • net
  • noose
  • peril
  • pitfall
  • ploy
  • quagmire
  • risk
  • ruse
  • snag
  • snare
  • tangle
  • trap
  • web

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