Definitions of knotty:
  • adjective:   making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve
    Example: "I faced the knotty problem of what to have for breakfast"
  • adjective:   used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots
  • adjective:   highly involved or intricate
    Example: "A knotty problem"

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