Friday, March 22, 2013
Definitions for serpentine
- having a winding course, as a road; sinuous.
- of, characteristic of, or resembling a serpent, as in form or movement.
- shrewd, wily, or cunning.
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Citations for serpentine
And meanwhile she looked at me with diamond eyes and wanted me to watch, wanted our two gazes also to proceed along serpentine and continuous paths.
On wet days, such was the power of habit over him, he rose from his chair at the same hour, and paced his study for the same length of time, pausing now and then to straighten some book in the bookcase, or alter the position of the two brass crucifixes standing upon cairns of serpentine stone upon the mantelpiece.