from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Full of twists and turns; tortuous.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. sinuous, twisty, winding.
- adj. craggy, rugged, coarse, rough, uneven.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Winding; full of windings and turnings; sinuous; tortuous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Winding; full of windings and turnings; sinuous.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. full of twists and turns
From Late Latin anfractuōsus, from Latin anfrāctus, winding : am-, ambi-, around; see ambi- + frāctus, past participle of frangere, to break.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Late Latin anfractuosus, from Latin anfractus ("bend, curve"). (Wiktionary)