Definitions for convolutedˈkɒn vəˌlu tɪd
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rolled longitudinally upon itself
"a convolute petal"
Byzantine, convoluted, involved, knotty, tangled, tortuous(adj)
highly complex or intricate and occasionally devious
"the Byzantine tax structure"; "Byzantine methods for holding on to his chairmanship"; "convoluted legal language"; "convoluted reasoning"; "the plot was too involved"; "a knotty problem"; "got his way by labyrinthine maneuvering"; "Oh, what a tangled web we weave"- Sir Walter Scott; "tortuous legal procedures"; "tortuous negotiations lasting for months"
Having numerous overlapping coils or folds.
Complex, intricate or complicated.
He gave a convoluted explanation that amounted to little more than a weak excuse for his absence.
folded in tortuous windings
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Bank of America's structure is so convoluted and Byzantine that looking from the outside it is very hard to identify the correct corporate parties.
I don't think the science is clear of what percentage is man-made and what percentage is natural. It's convoluted, for the people to say the science is decided on this is really arrogant, to be honest with you.
Convoluted and perplexing as it may seem, I have invariably found the simple people who never went to school, to be smarter, wiser and more knowledgeable than even the college professors. Education is a matter of having or not having opportunities; while the knowledge, smartness and wisdom must begin from within.
I was secured under my personal credit and it was in conjunction with the Republican Party, and every month, I would go through the bills and if there was something on there, I'd pay it to American Express, and if it was the party's, the party paid for it, and the media convoluted all of this and it creates these stories.
Look, first of all, the climate is changing. I don’t think the science is clear what percentage is man-made and what percentage is natural. It’s convoluted. And for the people to say the science is decided on, this is just really arrogant, to be honest with you, it's this intellectual arrogance that now you can’t even have a conversation about it. The climate is changing, and we need to adapt to that reality.
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- enrevessat, complicatCatalan, Valencian
- gewunden, verwickeltGerman
- complicado, enrevesadoSpanish
- monimutkainen, mutkikas, kierteinenFinnish
- alambiqué, convoluté, compliquéFrench
- кручёный, извилистый, сложный, запутанный, витойRussian
- anlaşılması güçTurkish
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