|Origin:||maze 'to confuse' (13-19 centuries), probably from unrecorded Old English masian|
a complicated and confusing arrangement of streets, roads etc
maze of streets/paths/tunnels etc
the maze of narrow streets
I was led through a maze of corridors.
a large number of rules, instructions etc which are complicated and difficult to understand
maze of rules/regulations etc
a maze of new laws
a specially designed system of paths, often in a park or public garden, which is difficult to find your way through:
We got completely lost in the maze.
the famous Hampton Court maze
a children's game on paper in which you try to draw a line through a complicated group of lines without crossing any of them