- Often sinuosities. a curve, bend, or turn: a sinuosity of the road.
- a sinuous form or character.
Origin of sinuosity
Related Words for sinuositytrajectory, arc, arch, contour, loop, asymmetry, unevenness, sinuosity, tortuosity, undulation, complexity, contortion, twist, intricacy, winding, gyration, swirl, coil, involution, helix
Examples from the Web for sinuosity
Historical Examples of sinuosity
Never had I seen such a railroad, either for steepness or for sinuosity.Abroad at Home
The rapidity and sinuosity of its motions, its quick spring and sharp recoil, prove the aptness of the illustration.The Myths of the North American Indians
He saw how they set their little feet, how they carried their chins, with what grace and sinuosity they swung their bodies.Sister Carrie
A bight signifies a bay or sinuosity, on the border of any large mass or body of ice.The Book of Curiosities
Descended by all the sinuosity of the shore, to avoid the strength of the wind and force of the waves.
less commonly sinuation
- the quality of being sinuous
- a turn, curve, or intricacy