E·lab·o·rate a. Wrought with labor; finished with great care; studied; executed with exactness or painstaking; as, an elaborate discourse; an elaborate performance; elaborate research.
Drawn to the life in each elaborate page. --Waller.
Syn: -- Labored; complicated; studied; perfected; high-wrought.
-- E*lab*o*rate*ly, adv. -- E*lab*o*rate*ness, n.
n 1: marked by elaborately complex detail [syn: elaboration, intricacy,
2: an ornate appearance; being elaborately decorated [syn: ornateness]