Tortuous and Twisted

Tortuous

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Tortuous adjective – Marked by a long series of irregular curves.
Usage example: a tortuous mountain road marked by numerous hairpin turns

Twisted is a synonym for tortuous in winding topic. In some cases you can use "Twisted" instead an adjective "Tortuous".
Nearby Words: torturous, tort, tortuosity, tortuously
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Twisted

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Twisted adjective – Marked by a long series of irregular curves.
Usage example: a twisted walking stick made from a blackthorn sapling

Tortuous is a synonym for twisted in knotty topic. You can use "Tortuous" instead an adjective "Twisted".
Nearby Words: twist, twisting, twister, twisty
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