(especially of an argument, story, or sentence) extremely complex and difficult to follow.; Intricately folded, twisted, or coiled.
‘its convoluted narrative encompasses all manner of digressions’
‘Unfortunately, he is a compulsive liar whose naivety and innocence allows him to get away with the most convoluted stories.’
‘To say that it is convoluted and extremely complicated is an understatement.’
‘Make sure you stay away from long, convoluted arguments that demand intense concentration to follow.’
‘These issues and their connotations for academic freedom and campus sustainability are complex and convoluted.’
‘Given its epic emotions and convoluted plot, the story might better lend itself to opera than ballet.’
извилистый, изогнутый, завитый, свернутый спиралью