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Definitions of curve

  1. To form a curve; move in a curve; bend. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. To bend. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. To cause to bend. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. To bend: to form into a curve. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To bend; to inflect regularly. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. To bend; to crook; to make circular. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7. a baseball thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approach the batter Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. a line on a graph representing data 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. A bending without angles. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. Anything bent: a bent line: an arch. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  20. Anything bent; a bent line. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  21. Bent round. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  22. To form into, or assume, a curve. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  23. 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.
  24. 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.
  25. 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.
  26. 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.

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Usage examples for curve

  1. Molly was fast passing around a curve in the road and would then be out of sight, and Leslie's temper rose to its height. – Dorothy on a Ranch by Evelyn Raymond
  2. There was no need to shoot, but he wondered suddenly, if he had, what kind of a curve would the bullet have followed? – The Man Who Staked the Stars by Charles Dye
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