1. 〔複雑な〕complex, complicated, intricate;〔解決できそうもない〕knotty;〔やっかいな〕troublesome
    • この小説のプロットはややこしい
    • This novel has 「an intricate [a complex] plot.
    • これがその作家独特のややこしい文体だ
    • This is the characteristic convoluted style of the writer.
    • ややこしい問題だ
    • It's a knotty [troublesome] problem./The problem is difficult [hard] to solve.
    • 二人の関係はややこしい
    • The relations between the two men are involved [complicated].