Gordian knot

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How to use Gordian knot in a sentence

  • Hemestertius supposes the Gordian knot to have been nothing but a variety of the himantiliginos.

  • So many things have conspired to make this Irish question a Gordian-knot which no man can untie, and but few would dare to cut.

    About Ireland | E. Lynn Linton
  • “Tommy” cut the Gordian knot himself by following us down to the boat like a dog and leaping aboard.

    Down the Columbia | Lewis R. Freeman

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