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curves

noun
plural of curve

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something that curves or is curved
  • the bold curve of the racing yacht's hull

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curves

verb
present tense third-person singular of curve

Synonyms & Antonyms of curves (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to turn away from a straight line or course
  • after following a straight path most of the way down the mountain, the ski trail abruptly curves to the right

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2 to cause to turn away from a straight line
  • curved the wood to make a bow

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“Curves.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/curves. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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