flexuous

Definitions:

  • Bending or winding alternately from side to side; sinuous.
  • Winding; bending about; having turns or windings.
  • Wavering; not steady; variable.
  • In <em>botany</em>, curved or bent alternately in opposite directions, as a stem or branch. Also <internalXref urlencoded="flexuose">flexuose</internalXref>.
  • In <em>zoology</em>, almost zigzag, but with rounded angles; between undulated and zigzag: as, a <em>flexuous</em> margin.
  • Having turns, windings, or flexures.
  • Having alternate curvatures in opposite directions; bent in a zigzag manner.
  • Wavering; not steady; flickering.
  • <xref>winding</xref> from side to side; <xref>sinuous</xref>
  • having turns or windings
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