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Torturous day on the blogs

Not your problem, you're quoting from the Huffington Post, but everybody should look up the word "tortuous." I've seen it misused three times on blogs today. It means winding — not painful and "torturous."

John Shannon


April 23, 2008 11:37 PM • Native Intelligence • Email the editor
 

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