curve - definition and synonyms

 
verb [intransitive/transitive] 

Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

/kɜː(r)v/
present tense
I/you/we/theycurve
he/she/itcurves
present participlecurving
past tensecurved
past participlecurved
  1. to form a curve, or to make something form a curve

    The track curved round the mountain.

    He curved his mouth into a weary smile.

    1. a.
      to move in a curve, or to make something move in a curve

      Simons curved the ball around the goalkeeper and into the net.