gordian gordian  /ˈɡɔr di ən/


  • (adj) extremely intricate; usually in phrase `Gordian knot'


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    Ethan Sherwood Strauss predicts a Heat win in Game 7, Graydon Gordian says Spurs. But there's a lot we don't know, like the true state of the players' health.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs


  1. The result: Gov. Mike Easley says no more executions until the state can "untangle this Gordian knot."
    on Feb 20, 2007 By: Mike Easley Source: Washington Post

  2. "Rigour or growth is not a choice; it is not a Gordian knot," Lagarde told a conference here.
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Christine Lagarde Source: Reuters UK

  3. "These people remain my friends. It is very difficult but today I must remove this Gordian knot," Yushchenko said, accusing his outgoing government of lacking team spirit. "I set one task for the new team N to work in a united team. I do not...
    on Sep 9, 2005 By: Viktor Yushchenko Source: Independent Online

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