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synonyms for winding

  • bending
  • curving
  • meandering
  • serpentine
  • sinuous
  • snaking
  • tortuous
  • turning
  • twisting
  • twisty
  • windy
  • zigzag
  • circuitous
  • convoluted
  • labyrinthine
  • roundabout
  • spiraling
  • anfractuous
  • flexuous
  • indirect
  • mazy
  • snaky

antonyms for winding

MOST RELEVANT
  • direct
  • simple
  • straight
  • straightforward
  • unbent
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How to use winding in a sentence

I saw her at the end of that night in 2018, struggling to maneuver her enormous new SUV down the winding driveway, at one point plonking it down over a two-foot dirt curb.
THE FEUD BETWEEN A WEED INFLUENCER AND SCIENTIST OVER PUKING STONERSAMANDA CHICAGO LEWISJULY 20, 2022MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Security guards in blue uniforms lined the winding driveway leading to the entrance.
MEET THE SCIENTIST AT THE CENTER OF THE COVID LAB LEAK CONTROVERSYJANE QIUFEBRUARY 9, 2022MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
During the fall and winter, the natural world is waning—experiencing a gradual winding down of energy.
HOW STUDYING WITCHCRAFT CHANGED MY RELATIONSHIP WITH THE OUTDOORSABARRONIANOCTOBER 31, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
After a long and winding season, we should be in store for a tightly contested championship that looks as close as any we’ve seen in a while.
ASTROS OR BRAVES? FLIP A COIN FOR THIS WORLD SERIES.NEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 26, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
It’s a long, winding, asbestos-laden series of events that began in 2013, when the city of San Diego was scoping out downtown buildings to house its employees.
VOSD PODCAST: THE 101 ASH ST. DUMPSTER FIRE JUST GOT HOTTERNATE JOHNSEPTEMBER 17, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
If you use it wisely, it may be Ulysses' hauberk; if you reject it, the shirt of Nessus were a cooler winding-sheet!
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
They may be made both winding and pumping engines at the same time, if so required.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
I shall also bring drawings with me for one or two winding engines for the same place.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
He also ordered one or two winding engines, in addition to the pumping engines.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Without another word she left him, and where he stood he could hear her steps as she tripped down the winding staircase of stone.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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WORDS RELATED TO WINDING

  • arching
  • bowing
  • curving
  • spiraling
  • twisting
  • veering
  • winding
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