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Correct spelling:
To form or advance with sharp turns.
oscillating (adjective)
undulating, back-and-forth, oscillating, vibrating, pulsating, throbbing, teeter-totter, vacillating, fluctuating, alternating.
oblique (adjective)
skewed, aslant, diagonal, tilted, inclined, oblique, leaning, slanted, bevelled, askew.
convoluted (adjective)
coiled, turning, twisting, convoluted, circuitous, tortuous, meandering, winding, labyrinthine, serpentine, whorled.
Other synonyms:
crooked, zig, crank, zag.
Examples of usage:
  1. With a glad and hopeful heart I followed the trail in its zigzag course down the steep mountain- side, which was vocal with the chanting call of of partridges. myriads - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.
  2. Jeffrey ran on, gradually overhauling the man in his zigzag until he was within easy distance. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  3. He took the dead man by the heels, and dragged him cautiously toward the rocks- seeking the zigzag line taken by the galloping horse. - "The Devil's Garden", W. B. Maxwell.

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