Winding - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwaɪndɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word winding
Brit.  |ˈwʌɪndɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word winding
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to wind

noun

- the act of winding or twisting (syn: twist, wind)

adjective

- marked by repeated turns and bends(syn: tortuous, twisting, twisty, voluminous)
- of a path e.g.(syn: meandering, rambling, wandering)

Examples

...a long and winding path through the woods...

...a winding staircase leads to the top of the lighthouse...

The winding of the river.

The river is winding in its course.

winding roads are full of surprises

We followed a winding path through the woods.

The driver carefully negotiated the winding road.

The stream bifurcated into two narrow winding channels.

...several confluents slowly winding their way to the main river...

the folly of driving fast on steep, winding roads

a footpath winding through the garden

We walked along a winding pathway.

They're only winding you up.

Instead of winding down, investigations were being stepped up.

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