Part of speech:
Mentally disturbed or unsound.
Suave, polished, or ingratiating, esp. in a flattering, insincere way
Extending continuously in the same direction without curving:
(US slang) Of music or a sound, harsh
Tied or snarled in knots.
used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A perennial Mexican plant (Polianthes tuberosa) of the agave family, growing from a tuber or bulb and having white, sweet-scented flowers borne in racemes
(Botany) Twisted, bent, or partially rolled upon itself; convolute.
Altered from an originally straight or even condition:
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