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Definitions of curve

  1. curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a baseball thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approach the batter Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. form a curl, curve, or kink; "the cigar smoke curled up at the ceiling"; "The road curved" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. extend in curves and turns; "The road winds around the lake" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a line on a graph representing data Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. bend or cause to bend; "He crooked his index finger"; "the road curved sharply" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  10. form an arch or curve; "her back arches"; "her hips curve nicely" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  11. Crooked; bent. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. A small tube, usually curved, applied to a trumpet, horn, etc., to change its pitch or key. Newage Dictionary DB
  13. Bent without angles; crooked; curved; as, a curve line; a curve surface. Newage Dictionary DB
  14. A bending without angles; that which is bent; a flexure; as, a curve in a railway or canal. Newage Dictionary DB
  15. A line described according to some low, and having no finite portion of it a straight line. Newage Dictionary DB
  16. To bend; to crook; as, to curve a line; to curve a pipe; to cause to swerve from a straight course; as, to curve a ball in pitching it. Newage Dictionary DB
  17. To bend or turn gradually from a given direction; as, the road curves to the right. Newage Dictionary DB
  18. To bend. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. To cause to bend. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  20. A bending without angles. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  21. Anything bent: a bent line: an arch. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  22. To bend: to form into a curve. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  23. Anything bent; a bent line. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  24. Bent round. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  25. To form into, or assume, a curve. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  26. To form a curve; move in a curve; bend. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  27. Having a different direction at every point. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  28. A line continuously bent, as the arc of a circle; a bending, or something bent. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  29. Inflected in a regular form, and forming part of a circle. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  30. A bending without angles; that which is bent; a flexure; a line of which no three consecutive points are in the same straight line. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  31. To bend; to inflect regularly. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  32. Anything bent; part of a circle; an arched line. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  33. To bend; to crook; to make circular. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  34. kurv, n. anything bent: a bent or curved line: an arch.--v.t. to bend: to form into a curve.--adjs. CUR'V[=A]TE, -D, curved or bent in a regular form.--n. CURV[=A]'TION.--adj. CUR'VATIVE.--n. CUR'VATURE, a curving or bending: the continual bending or the amount of bending from a straight line.--adjs. CURVED; CUR'VICAUDATE, having a crooked tail; CURVICOS'TATE, having curved ribs; CURVIF[=O]'LIATE, having curved leaves; CUR'VIFORM; CUR'VING; CURVIROS'TRAL, with the bill curved downward; CUR'VITAL, of or pertaining to curvature.--n. CUR'VITY, the state of being curved. [L. curvus, crooked.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  35. Bend so as to form a curve. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  36. Line of which no part is straight; curved form or thing. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  37. A bend; in graphic delineations, the general course of a line formed by a number of straight lines extending between adjacent registry points. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  38. n. A bending without angles; that which is bent; a flexure;—a line of which no three consecutive points are in the same direction or straight line. Cabinet Dictionary
  39. Crooked, bent, inflected. Complete Dictionary
  40. Anything bent, a flexure or crookedness. Complete Dictionary

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