Predicate: convolute

Roleset id: convolute.01 , complicate extraordinarily, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

convolute.01: CONVOLUTE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'convolute' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from convolute.01-v predicate notes)


convolute (v.)


        Arg1-PPT: complicated thing

Example: always and only adjectival

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        It may be straightforward -- he wants money for food -- or incredibly convoluted; his sister is at this very moment near death in Hoboken, he has lost his wallet and has only $1.22 in change to put toward a bus ticket costing $3.83, and won't you give him the difference?

        Arg1: It
        ArgM-MNR: incredibly
        Rel: convoluted