kerb

noun
\ ˈkərb How to pronounce kerb (audio) \

Definition of kerb

British

Examples of kerb in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Some are starting to price access to kerb space, for example at airports. The Economist, "The new autopiaA chance to transform urban planning," 1 Mar. 2018 White lines are considered to be part of the track while kerbs are not. Henry Young, CNN, "Max Verstappen hits out at 'idiot' F1 steward after US GP penalty," 23 Oct. 2017 Even before Claudio Bravo had been signed from Barcelona, the new coach kicked Hart to the kerb, favouring back-up Willy Caballero in the early Premier League games of 2016/17. SI.com, "Why the 2017/18 Season Promises to be Make or Break in the Career of Joe Hart," 21 July 2017

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First Known Use of kerb

1805, in the meaning defined above

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“Kerb.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kerb. Accessed 19 Apr. 2021.

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