twisty

[ twis-tee ]
/ ˈtwɪs ti /

adjective, twist·i·er, twist·i·est.

(especially of a road) twisting or winding: a twisty little path through the woods.

Origin of twisty

First recorded in 1855–60; twist + -y1
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twisty


adj.

"attractively feminine," 1970s slang, is from twist "girl" (1928), apparently from rhyming slang twist and twirl (1924).

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