Thesaurus / winding down
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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By August 7th, the Burgundian troops made their appearance, winding down to the river.
CHARLES THE BOLDRUTH PUTNAM
Nowadays great "slides" are made, winding down into the valleys from the recesses of the hills.
THE ROMANCE OF PLANT LIFEG. F. SCOTT ELLIOT
But not on these near things was his mind set, but on the secret paths of Mulgarmeerez, winding down from the crested peak above.
THE THREE MULLA-MULGARSWALTER DE LA MARE
The four vehicles moved slowly on, winding down the zigzags very cautiously in the darkness, slipping and swaying as they went.
HORACE CHASECONSTANCE FENIMORE WOOLSON
He found a ford, and reached a pathway where a line of wagons loaded with the wounded was winding down the slope.
CHARLES CARLETON COFFINWILLIAM ELLIOT GRIFFIS, D. D.
Over the mountains, winding down,Horse and foot into Frederick town.
Winding down into the foothills, in striking contrast to the dim trails higher up, was a well-used road.
THE COYOTEJAMES ROBERTS
It was a beautiful walk, winding down through thick woods, but, alas!
A GLIMPSE AT GUATEMALAANNE CARY MAUDSLAY
All eyes fastened involuntarily on this French column advancing against them and winding down over the uneven ground.
WAR AND PEACELEO TOLSTOY
They were winding down a hill, and took a road at the bottom at right angles to it.
BLUEBELLMRS. GEORGE CROFT HUDDLESTON