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convoluted

Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːnvəluːtəd; ˌkɒnvəˈluːtɪd/

Translation of convoluted in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (complicated) [story/argument] intrincado, enrevesado
    Example sentences
    • When Douglas's character smells a rat, the convoluted thriller plot is set in motion.
    • Make sure you stay away from long, convoluted arguments that demand intense concentration to follow.
    • Another problem is that the convoluted narrative constantly conflicts with itself and could never actually add up in real life.
    1.2 [Biology/Biología] [shell/leaf/petal] convoluto
    Example sentences
    • He was fully aware he was dreaming, but remained deep within the convoluted folds of his subconscious.
    • The broken remains of the engine room form a short but convoluted route past twisted girders and scattered machinery.
    • There was a convoluted tangle of coloured threads around you, some of which seemed to be paths.

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