Word of the Day – July 21 – Tortuous

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Adjective: Tortuous  (TOR-chuh-wus)

Definition:

1. Marked by repeated twists, bends or turns: winding.

2. Marked by devious or indirect tactics: crooked, tricky.

3. Circuitous, involved.

Sample sentence: After it left the tree, the leaf followed a tortuous path through the air before settling on the ground.

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