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MAZE, noun

1. A winding and turning; perplexed state of things; intricacy; a state that embarrasses.

The ways of heaven are dark and intricate,

Puzzled with mazes, and perplexed with error.

2. Confusion of thought; perplexity; uncertainty.

3. A labyrinth.

MAZE, verb transitive To bewilder; to confound with intricacy; to amaze.

MAZE, verb intransitive To be bewildered.