Examples from the Web for sinuous
Like some sinuous sax, we first hear the thoughts of Obersturmfuhrer Angelus (Golo) Thomsen.
I love this German team, which is sinuous and brilliant and fluid and youthful.
Beef and venison are plentiful, but the beef is of rather a sinuous texture.Petals Plucked from Sunny Climes|Sylvia Sunshine
The sinuous plates forming the main portion of the compound radii are rather thinner and closer together than in C. balnaris.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2)|Charles Darwin
He gathers it up, as if to force it into the sinuous folds of the figure.Rodin: The Man and his Art|Judith Cladel
These sinuous bounds were grotesque enough in appearance, 293 but singularly effective.Kings in Exile|Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts
Several of the first explorers crawled through the sinuous apertures when all was quiet.Wonders of the Yellowstone|James Richardson
British Dictionary definitions for sinuous
Word Origin for sinuous
Word Origin and History for sinuous
"full of turns and curves," 1570s, from Latin sinuosus "full of curves, folds, or bendings," from sinus "curve, fold, bend" (see sinus). Related: Sinuously; sinuousness.