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Daedalian

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Daedalian de-dā′li-an formed with art: displaying artistic skill: intricate.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
From L. Dædalus, Gr. Daidalos, the mythical artist who constructed the Cretan labyrinth.

Usage

In literature:

You are not far from the mark, my friend; for my wings were a kind of Daedalian contrivance.
"Trips to the Moon" by Lucian
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In news:

Daedalian award winners announced.
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