a meandering stream

winding, windy, zigzag, zigzagging, twisting, turning, curving, serpentine, sinuous, twisty

meandering reminiscences

rambling, maundering, circuitous, roundabout, digressive, discursive, indirect, tortuous, convoluted

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  • meandering — index circuitous, discursive (digressive), indirect, labyrinthine, moving (in motion), protracted …   Law dictionary

  • Meandering — Meander Me*an der, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Meandered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Meandering}.] To wind or turn in a course or passage; to be intricate. [1913 Webster] Five miles meandering with a mazy motion Through wood and dale the sacred river ran.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • meandering — adj. Meandering is used with these nouns: ↑river, ↑stream …   Collocations dictionary

  • meandering — adjective of a path e.g. (Freq. 2) meandering streams rambling forest paths the river followed its wandering course a winding country road • Syn: ↑rambling, ↑wandering, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • meandering — 1. adjective winding or rambling 2. noun An instance or period or roaming …   Wiktionary

  • meandering — Synonyms and related words: Byzantine, O shaped, aberrant, aberrative, affluent, aimlessness, ambages, ambagious, anfractuosity, anfractuous, backhanded, balled up, bent, billowing, billowy, circling, circuition, circuitous, circuitousness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • meandering — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. rambling, nomadic, circular; see traveling 2 , wandering 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • meandering — me·an·der || mɪ ændÉ™(r) v. walk about aimlessly; carry on in a leisurely way; wander, roam; ramble …   English contemporary dictionary

  • meandering — a. Winding, serpentine, tortuous, anfractuous, flexuous, meandrian, meandrous …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • meandering — adj 1. circuitous, indirect, devious; anfractuous, winding, turning, sinuous, serpentine, snaky, tortuous, vermicular, vermiculate; roundabout, ambagious, flexuous, curvy, curved, wavy, undulating; spiraling, circling, convoluted, volute, coiled; …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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