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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WINDING DOWN

After that the road was easier, winding down the side of a slowly opening glen.

Over the mountains, winding down,Horse and foot into Frederick town.

All eyes fastened involuntarily on this French column advancing against them and winding down over the uneven ground.

At last, as we were winding down the trail beneath the pines, we came suddenly upon an Indian with a gun in the hollow of his arm.

It was a beautiful walk, winding down through thick woods, but, alas!

The four vehicles moved slowly on, winding down the zigzags very cautiously in the darkness, slipping and swaying as they went.

At the distance of more than a mile about fifty dragoons were to be seen, winding down one of the lateral entrances of the valley.

A long procession was winding down from the city to the shore to the sound of flutes and pipes.

It looked a regular crowd, winding down the lawn and down the avenue.

He found a ford, and reached a pathway where a line of wagons loaded with the wounded was winding down the slope.