What does sinuous mean?

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ˈsɪn yu əssin·u·ous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sinuate, sinuous, wigglyadjective

    curved or curving in and out

    "wiggly lines"


  1. sinuousadjective

    Having curves in alternate directions; meandering.

  2. sinuousadjective

    Moving gracefully and supplely.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sinuousadjective

    bending in and out; of a serpentine or undulating form; winding; crooked

    Etymology: [L. sinuosus, fr. sinus a bent surface, a curve: cf. F. sinueux. See Sinus.]


  1. Sinuous

    undulating; curved in and out.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sinuous in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sinuous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of sinuous in a Sentence

  1. Erik Pevernagie:

    When we are in disruption, the mirror of the past shows all the cracks assembled during the sinuous journey of our life and makes us walk a tightrope between presence and absence. (“Disruption”)

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    transmit (a signal) for setting off an appropriate response, as in telecommunication
    • A. interrogate
    • B. distinguish
    • C. interrupt
    • D. restore

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