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synonyms for tortuously

  • carefully
  • painstakingly
  • slowly
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How to use tortuously in a sentence

Breathes there a man so tortuously afflicted with Strabismus that he doesn't see it?
PUNCHINELLO, VOL. 1, NO. 23, SEPTEMBER 3, 1870VARIOUS
Just then a dark lean man came tortuously along the garden path.
HISTORICAL MINIATURESAUGUST STRINDBERG
Mrs. Martin had slowly and tortuously worked up to her climax, and she shot forth the last sentence with a jubilant ring.
THE UNCALLEDPAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR
After a third defeat this thread seemed to guide me to daylight from a tortuously winding cavern.
THE BOSS OF LITTLE ARCADYHARRY LEON WILSON
You are no longer the slow, plodding, puny thing of clay, creeping tortuously upon the ground; you are a part of Nature!
THREE MEN IN A BOATJEROME K. JEROME
On the testimony of his own letters it is clear he did not mind how tortuously and perfidiously he worked.
SIR WALTER RALEGHWILLIAM STEBBING
A planet is said to ascend directly, when in a direct sign; but tortuously, when in a tortuous sign.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 5 (OF 7) -- NOTES TO THE CANTERBURY TALESGEOFFREY CHAUCER
A narrow path, strewn with pine needles, led tortuously up to the door.
ELUSIVE ISABELJACQUES FUTRELLE
They crept on tortuously in serpentine curves through the long, dry grasses.
HILDA WADEGRANT ALLEN
Cautiously, tortuously, they made their way ahead for what seemed like ages, pausing frequently to listen.
THE RADIO BOYS ON THE MEXICAN BORDERGERALD BRECKENRIDGE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TORTUOUSLY

  • carefully
  • painstakingly
  • slowly
  • tortuously
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.