Definition of complicating in US English:

complicating

adjective

  • 1Having the effect of making something more complicated.

    ‘a complicating factor’
    1. 1.1Medicine Denoting something that introduces complications in an existing condition.
      ‘patients with complicating biliary calculi’

Pronunciation

complicating

/ˈkämpləˌkādiNG//ˈkɑmpləˌkeɪdɪŋ/