tortuoso

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tortuosus

Adjective[edit]

tortuoso m ‎(feminine singular tortuosa, masculine plural tortuosi, feminine plural tortuose)

  1. winding, crooked, tortuous (road, etc)
  2. convoluted, devious (reasoning, explanation, etc)

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tortuōsō

  1. dative masculine singular of tortuōsus
  2. dative neuter singular of tortuōsus
  3. ablative masculine singular of tortuōsus
  4. ablative neuter singular of tortuōsus

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tortuoso m ‎(feminine singular tortuosa, masculine plural tortuosos, feminine plural tortuosas, comparable)

  1. tortuous (having many turns and twists)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tortuōsus ‎(coiled, winding), from tortus ‎(twisted, twined).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tortuoso m ‎(feminine singular tortuosa, masculine plural tortuosos, feminine plural tortuosas)

  1. winding, tortuous

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