winding / ˈwaɪn dɪŋ /


winding2 个定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. the act of a person or thing that winds.
  2. a bend, turn, or flexure.
  3. a coiling, folding, or wrapping, as of one thing about another.
adj. 形容词 adjective
  1. bending or turning; sinuous.
  2. spiral, as stairs.

winding 近义词

adj. 形容词 adjective

bending, turning


  1. It’s a long, winding, asbestos-laden series of events that began in 2013, when the city of San Diego was scoping out downtown buildings to house its employees.
  2. One of its few concessions to the luxurious standards of the neighbors is a long, winding road.
  3. Check out Le Marais, one of the oldest quarters of the city, where gay-friendly establishments line the winding cobbled lanes.
  4. You will find winding pasture for sheep and highland cattle.
  5. Bulbous columns, winding staircases, and whimsical bas-reliefs of mythical creatures wrap around the palace.
  6. But now time is winding down, and he appears more willing to take risks.
  7. If you use it wisely, it may be Ulysses' hauberk; if you reject it, the shirt of Nessus were a cooler winding-sheet!
  8. They may be made both winding and pumping engines at the same time, if so required.
  9. I shall also bring drawings with me for one or two winding engines for the same place.
  10. He also ordered one or two winding engines, in addition to the pumping engines.
  11. Without another word she left him, and where he stood he could hear her steps as she tripped down the winding staircase of stone.