intransitive verb
1. (to zigzag) 
a. to wind 
El río Mississippi serpentea a lo largo de una extensa llanura.The Mississippi river winds across a wide plain.
b. to snake 
Hay un caminito que serpentea a través del bosque.There's a small path that snakes through the forest.
El arroyo serpentea por el el valle y llega hasta el pueblo.The stream meanders across the valley down to the village.
d. to twist 
Una carretera estrecha serpentea a lo largo de la costa.A narrow road twists along the coastline.
2. (to move by twisting and turning) 
Cuando volvíamos, una culebra cruzó el sendero serpenteando.On our way back, a snake wriggled across our path.
intransitive verb
1. (río, camino) 
a. to wind, to snake 
2. (culebra) 
a. to wriggle 
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