Bending or winding alternately from side to side; sinuous.
Serpentine is defined as someone or something like a snake, or coiled and twisted like a snake.
Of or like a snake or snakes
Not straightforward; circuitous; devious:
That winds, turns, coils, spirals, etc.
The definition of circuitous is something oblique, roundabout or longer than the most direct way.
Away from a main road or course; distant or removed.
The definition of oblique is slanted or tilted direction. It also refers to something that is misleading or not straight to the point.
Repeatedly curving in alternate directions
Extending continuously in the same direction without curving:
Like a spiral; having a spiral form
(Bot.) Arranged in or having verticils
Wreathed; twisted; curled; spiral.
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