Nina’s long and tortuous journey was filled with twists and turns along the mountain road. Although Nina had noticed that her chosen route would have many bends, she had had no idea that she was in for such a tortuous or complex ride. When she had finally navigated through that winding, tortuous, and roundabout road, she felt like she too was all wound up.
Quiz: When is something considered tortuous?
- When it is incredibly painful and difficult to endure.
- When it is unimportant and therefore boring to study.
- When it is so complex that it is hard to understand.