Tormentous vs. Tortuous

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  • Tormentous (adjective)

    Involving or causing torment; having the nature of torture.

  • Tortuous (adjective)

    Twisted; having many turns; convoluted.

  • Tortuous (adjective)

    Oblique; applied to the six signs of the zodiac (from Capricorn to Gemini) that ascend most rapidly and obliquely.

  • Tortuous (adjective)

    Injurious; tortious.

  • Tortuous (adjective)

    full of twists and turns

    “the route is remote and tortuous”

  • Tortuous (adjective)

    excessively lengthy and complex

    “a tortuous argument”

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