Definition of curve:
thin, axis, cup, cut down, work, ballpark, slant, bicycle lane, contract, design, abbreviate, deviate, chicane, swirl, trim back, influence, connection, frizzle, disregard, diagram, plication, ball boy, curl up, weave, cut, coordinate, shape, swing, screwball, make out, cut off, worm, revolve, write out, bulge, sheer, baseline, roll, block graph, geld, persuade, breast, chart, rationalize, circuit, slip, wriggle, twist around, curvature, squirm, coil, bosom, bend, deform, knockers, thin out, crimp, skid, bar graph, issue, shorten, stoop, abridge, turn off, thread, tailor, writhe, crook, wind, bias, breaker, wrick, slide, turn out, incline, frizz, wrench, bust, trim, swerve, carpool lane, meander, pervert, curved shape, breaking ball, lift, inflection, rationalise, mold, straighten, angle, veer, cut back, form, twine, slew, arc, cleavage, wind up, distort, at bat, submit, wreathe, straight, boob, open up, ignore, bending, edit, flexure, trim down, foreshorten, drop, bike lane, cone, central reservation, reduce, band, convolute, hoist, toot, nose, trend, in, yield, reshape, bell curve, rick, switch off, bubble, wave, hooters, kink up, kink, crape, diverge, turn, batboy, burn, base, bender, out, cloverleaf, sprain, ball, sophisticate, carousal, curve ball, fold, falsies, corner, booze-up, wrestle, hack, ball girl, dilute, slue, bend dexter, wander, edit out, scent, undulate, whirl, twirl, prune, bring down, curl, baseball, carouse, crease, loop, wrap, arch, cross section, rotate, snake, skip, balloon, draw in, balk, snub, bowl, spin.
In this way, yard by yard, did we ascend for miles, sometimes scarcely gaining a foot in a minute, and at others, as a favouring bay or curve presented a long piece of smooth water, advancing more rapidly.- "Hudson Bay", R.M. Ballantyne.
- "The Danger Mark", Robert W. Chambers.