knot, inner ear, morass, intricacy, entanglement, convolution, snarl, confusion, meandering, labyrinth, internal ear, mesh, torsion, jungle, twist, skein, network, winding, tangle, entanglement, simple, web.
secret (part of speech: noun)
Thrilling with pride as she eagerly watched Anne's triumph, Grace was in a maze
of delight, and every round of applause that Anne received was as music to her ears.
- "Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School or The Parting of the Ways", Jessie Graham Flower.
Ninon sat a long time, lost in a maze
of thought, and then, in the twilight, roused the rapt child from his visions, and they started for their home.
- "From Jest to Earnest", E. P. Roe.
I'm trying to find that maze
which is marked on the garden plans.
- "Ralestone Luck", Andre Norton.