curvaceous

adjective
cur·​va·​ceous | \ ˌkər-ˈvā-shəs How to pronounce curvaceous (audio) \
variants: or less commonly curvacious

Definition of curvaceous

: having or suggesting the curves of a well-proportioned feminine figure a curvaceous actress broadly : having a smoothly curving shape a curvaceous coastline

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Synonyms for curvaceous

Synonyms

curvy, pneumatic, shapely

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But what excites me too is the idea of a curvaceous black woman getting to be the love interest. Health Magazine, Health.com, "This Is How Danielle Brooks Stays Confident: ‘I’m Trying to Learn to Enjoy the Moment’," 26 June 2019 One customer who visited the store said seeing the curvaceous mannequin reminded her of her own curves. Kaitlyn Frey, PEOPLE.com, "Rihanna Praised for Using Curvy Mannequins 'with Love Handles' at Fenty Clothing Pop-Up Store," 24 June 2019 In addition to the Greenway’s beautiful welds and curvaceous rear triangle, every part that goes onto it is chosen by you, Weird Science-style. Bradley Ford, Popular Mechanics, "The Best Commuter Bikes for Any Commute," 16 May 2019 In addition to the Greenway’s beautiful welds and curvaceous rear triangle, every part that goes onto it is chosen by you, Weird Science-style. Bradley Ford, Popular Mechanics, "The Best Commuter Bikes for Any Commute," 16 May 2019 In addition to the Greenway’s beautiful welds and curvaceous rear triangle, every part that goes onto it is chosen by you, Weird Science-style. Bradley Ford, Popular Mechanics, "The Best Commuter Bikes for Any Commute," 16 May 2019 In addition to the Greenway’s beautiful welds and curvaceous rear triangle, every part that goes onto it is chosen by you, Weird Science-style. Bradley Ford, Popular Mechanics, "The Best Commuter Bikes for Any Commute," 16 May 2019 In addition to the Greenway’s beautiful welds and curvaceous rear triangle, every part that goes onto it is chosen by you, Weird Science-style. Popular Mechanics Editors, Popular Mechanics, "The Best Road Bikes for Every Cyclist," 8 May 2019 Outside, curvaceous trees laden with pinkish-white flowers sway in the wind. Sharmila Mukherjee, The Seattle Times, "SAM’s ‘Peacock in the Desert’ opens the doors of our perception to the marvelous," 2 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of curvaceous

circa 1935, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of curvaceous was circa 1935

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curvaceous

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of curvaceous

of a woman : having an attractively curved body

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