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Meaning of SINUOUS

Pronunciation:  'sinyoous

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  curved or curving in and out; "wiggly lines"
 

SINUOUS is a 7 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: curved, curving, sinuate, wiggly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sin"u*ous\, a. [L. sinuosus, fr. sinus a bent surface,
a curve: cf. F. sinueux. See {Sinus}.]
Bending in and out; of a serpentine or undulating form;
winding; crooked. -- {Sin"u*ous*ly}, adv.

      Streaking the ground with sinuous trace. --Milton.

      Gardens bright with sinuous rills.       --Coleridge.

 

 

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