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winding

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noun wind·ing \ˈwīn-diŋ\

Definition of winding

  1. 1 :  material (such as wire) wound or coiled about an object (such as an armature); also :  a single turn of the wound material

  2. 2a :  the act of one that windsb :  the manner of winding something

  3. 3 :  a curved or sinuous course, line, or progress

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of winding

before 12th century


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winding

adjective wind·ing

Definition of winding

  1. :  marked by winding: such asa :  having a curved or spiral course or form a winding stairwayb :  having a course that winds a winding road

Examples of winding in a sentence

  1. a long and winding path through the woods

  2. a winding staircase leads to the top of the lighthouse

1530

First Known Use of winding

1530


WINDING Defined for Kids

winding

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adjective wind·ing \ˈwīn-diŋ\

Definition of winding for Students

  1. 1 :  having a course made up of a series of twists and turns a winding path

  2. 2 :  having a curved or spiral form a winding staircase



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