a : of a serpentine or wavy form : winding
b : marked by strong lithe movements
— sin·u·ous·ly adverb
— sin·u·ous·ness noun
Examples of SINUOUS
- She moved with sinuous grace.
- <the river flowed in a sinuous path through the lush valley>
Origin of SINUOUS
First Known Use: 1578
Related to SINUOUS
- bending, crazy, curled, curling, curved, curving, curvy, devious, serpentine, crooked, tortuous, twisted, twisting, winding, windy
- straight, straightaway
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