tortuous: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (tôr'ch-us), [key]
- full of twists, turns, or bends; twisting, winding, or crooked: a tortuous path.
- not direct or straightforward, as in procedure or speech; intricate; circuitous: tortuous negotiations lasting for months.
- deceitfully indirect or morally crooked, as proceedings, methods, or policy; devious.
- tortuous (Thesaurus)