Synonyms of tortuous in English:

tortuous


See definition of tortuous

adjective

1‘the road follows a tortuous route’

SYNONYMS

twisting, winding, curving, curvy, bending, sinuous, undulating, coiling, looping, meandering, serpentine, snaking, snaky, zigzag, convoluted, spiralling, twisty, circuitous, rambling, wandering, indirect, deviating, devious, labyrinthine, mazy

rare anfractuous, flexuous

ANTONYMS

straight

2‘a tortuous argument’

SYNONYMS

convoluted, roundabout, circuitous, indirect, unstraightforward, involved, complicated, complex, confusing, lengthy, overlong, verbose, difficult to follow

ANTONYMS

straightforward