curbing

noun
curb·​ing | \ ˈkər-biŋ How to pronounce curbing (audio) \

Definition of curbing

1 : the material for a curb
2 : curb

Examples of curbing in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Typically, it would be closed for about 30 days to rip out old pavement, then install new pavement, new curbing and then do the grading behind the curbs. Linda Gandee/special To Cleveland.com, cleveland, "Update on confusing road closings in North Ridgeville; two senior living facilities to open next year," 7 Oct. 2019 IndyCar had an opportunity to tighten the field two-thirds of the way through when a chunk of curbing came loose in Turn 7. Dave Kallmann, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Alexander Rossi exorcises his Road America demons in dominating fashion," 23 June 2019 Additionally, another new camera system underneath the Discovery Sport allows a 180-degree view of precarious terrain or dangerous curbing. Eric Stafford, Car and Driver, "The 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport Adds Style and a Hybrid Model," 21 May 2019 The deal includes the creation of a no-fly zone along the border, a curbing of military exercises and the removal of 11 front-line guard posts. Dasl Yoon, WSJ, "North Korean Soldier Defects to South Amid Steps to Ease Border Tensions," 1 Dec. 2018 The new plan also would include a bike path along Galena Boulevard and redoing all the curbing and some of the parking area in the plaza. Steve Lord, Aurora Beacon-News, "City Council OKs new plans for Aurora University, West Plaza," 29 June 2018 The new plan also would include a bike path along Galena Boulevard and redoing all the curbing and some of the parking area in the plaza. Steve Lord, Aurora Beacon-News, "City Council OKs new plans for Aurora University, West Plaza," 29 June 2018 The new plan also would include a bike path along Galena Boulevard and redoing all the curbing and some of the parking area in the plaza. Steve Lord, Aurora Beacon-News, "City Council OKs new plans for Aurora University, West Plaza," 29 June 2018 The new plan also would include a bike path along Galena Boulevard and redoing all the curbing and some of the parking area in the plaza. Steve Lord, Aurora Beacon-News, "City Council OKs new plans for Aurora University, West Plaza," 29 June 2018

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First Known Use of curbing

1838, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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17 Nov 2019

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The first known use of curbing was in 1838

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curbing

noun
curb·​ing | \ ˈkər-biŋ How to pronounce curbing (audio) \

Kids Definition of curbing

1 : material for making an enclosing border along the edge of a street

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