English Word of the Day

tortuous




Definitions

English > English
tortuous
     1. adj. (often, figurative) Twisted; having many turns; convoluted.
     2. adj. (astrology) Oblique; applied to the six signs of the zodiac (from Capricorn to Gemini) that ascend most rapidly and obliquely.
     3. adj. (obsolete) Injurious; tortious.

Example Sentences

I have cancer, which is tortuous path enough. 


Review Previous Words



Learn
Flash Cards
Hangman
Word Search



Subscribe to Word of the Day
Email: