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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Puzzling complexity; A twisted shape or position.

Usage examples (13)
  • Adjective : a tortuous path. ,tortuous negotiations lasting for months
  • If the total distance be compared with an estimate made from charts, all of which however are imperfect so far as the country between Meinkhoong and Beesa is concerned, the...
  • The tortuousness of the formulation becomes apparent if we try to paraphrase it: if time itself becomes itself a discontinuous element of a structure that consists of a...
  • The meticulous tortuousness of family life struck Mr. Twist with a sudden great impatience. for more
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