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  • 61anfractuous — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Repeatedly curving in alternate directions: flexuous, meandrous, serpentine, sinuous, snaky, tortuous, winding. See REPETITION, STRAIGHT. 2. Not taking a direct or straight line or course: circuitous, circular …

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  • 62meandrous — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Repeatedly curving in alternate directions: anfractuous, flexuous, serpentine, sinuous, snaky, tortuous, winding. See REPETITION, STRAIGHT …

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  • 63Convolution — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Complex curvature. < N PARAG:Convolution >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 winding winding &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 convolution convolution involution circumvolution Sgm: N 1 wave wave undulation tortuosity anfractu …

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  • 64tortuous — a. 1. Crooked, sinuous, curved, curvilinear, curvilineal, sinuate, sinuated, winding, serpentine, bending in and out, wreathed, twisted, mazy, flexuous. 2. Perverse, circuitous, roundabout, indirect, deceitful, wrong, erroneous, mischievous,… …

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  • 65vermicular — a. 1. Sinuous, tortuous, undulating, flexuous, waving, serpentine, meandering, winding, twisting, convoluted, vermiform, worm like, worm shaped. 2. Peristaltic …

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  • 66winding — 1. noun the windings of the stream Syn: twist, turn, turning, bend, loop, curve, zigzag, meander 2. adjective the winding country roads Syn: twisting and turning, meandering, windy, twisty, bending, curvi …

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  • 67circuitous — roundabout, *indirect Analogous words: *winding, serpentine, sinuous, tortuous, flexuous Antonyms: straight …

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  • 68roundabout — *indirect, circuitous Analogous words: sinuous, *winding, tortuous, flexuous …

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  • 69serpentine — *winding, sinuous, tortuous, flexuous Analogous words: circuitous, roundabout, *indirect: *crooked, devious …

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  • 70tortuous — *winding, sinuous, serpentine, flexuous Analogous words: *crooked, devious: roundabout, circuitous, *indirect …

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  • 71anfractuous — adj winding, turning, sinuous, serpentine, snaky, tortuous, vermiculate; circuitous, meandering, devious; roundabout, ambagious, flexuous, curvy, curved; spiraling, circling, convoluted, volute, coiled; twisted, crooked, bent; mazy, labyrinthine …

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  • 72circuitous — adj roundabout, circular, ambagious, meandering, tortuous, sinuous, serpentine, anfractuous, flexuous; turning, twisting, crooked, zigzag, helical, labyrinthine, mazelike; rambling, indirect, devious …

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  • 73complex — adj 1. compound, composite; elaborate, sophisticated, manifold, multifarious, multiple, multiplex; intricate, interwoven, involved, complicated, irreducible; inextricable, Gordian, knotted, snarled, tangled, entangled; mingled, mixed, motley,… …

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  • 74meandering — adj 1. circuitous, indirect, devious; anfractuous, winding, turning, sinuous, serpentine, snaky, tortuous, vermicular, vermiculate; roundabout, ambagious, flexuous, curvy, curved, wavy, undulating; spiraling, circling, convoluted, volute, coiled; …

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  • 75serpentine — adj 1. slender, svelte, lithe, elongated; wriggly, writhing, squirming, slinky; coiled, convoluted, spiral, (of a woman) Inf. curvaceous, anguilliform. 2. sinuous, winding, meandering, twisting; curvy, flexuous, curved, tortuous, crooked,… …

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  • 76winding — n 1. twist, tortuosity, meander, curvature, undulation, wave; coil, whorl, sinuosity, anfrac tuosity, convolution, labyrinth, maze; turn, flexure, incurvation, U turn, horseshoe, U.S. oxbow; hook, crook, angle, corner, dogleg; bend, curve, swerve …

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  • 77snaky — [adj1] winding anfractuous, convoluted, entwined, flexuous, indirect, meandering, meandrous, serpentine, sinuous, tortuous, twisted, twisting, writhing, zigzag; concept 581 Ant. straight, unwinding snaky [adj2] devious, sly crafty, insidious,… …

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  • 78tortuous — [adj1] very twisted anfractuous, bent, circuitous, convoluted, crooked, curved, flexuous, indirect, involute, labyrinthine, mazy, meandering, meandrous, roundabout, serpentine, sinuous, snaky, twisting, vermiculate, winding, zigzag; concept 581… …

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  • 79winding — [adj] bending, turning ambiguous, anfractuous, circuitous, convoluted, crooked, curving, devious, flexuous, gyrating, indirect, intricate, involved, labyrinthine, mazy, meandering, roundabout, serpentine, sinuous, snaky, spiraling, tortuous,… …

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  • 80flexor —   n. muscle bending limb.    ♦ flexion,    ♦ flexure, n. act or state of bending or being bent.    ♦ flexuose,    ♦ flexuous, a. sinuous; zigzag …

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