Part of speech: noun
Origin: Late Middle English, late 14th century
a problem, difficulty, or complication
Examples of Nodus in a sentence
"The team hadn’t expected to encounter a nodus this early into the project."
"Despite the nodus of the car not starting, they both managed to get to work on time."
Nodus developed in Late Middle English as a way to describe a knotty swelling; it originated in Latin as the literal translation for “knot.”
Did you Know?
Escape rooms are a novel way to spend some time with friends. A group of people is locked into a room filled with puzzles and clues. They must solve each nodus within a set period of time to be released.