|having many curves, bends, or turns; winding and indirect; devious.|
|a. to mark with a spot or spots; to sully or pollute|
|1.||having a gloomy temperament; taciturn|
|a. of or relating to lead|
|b. having or symptomatic of lead poisoning|
|[C15: from French saturnin, from Medieval Latin sāturnīnus (unattested), from Latin Sāturnus Saturn, with reference to the gloomy influence attributed to the planet Saturn]|
saturnine sat·ur·nine (sāt'ər-nīn')
melancholy or sullen.
Produced by absorption of lead.