a continuously bending line with no straight partsa curve in the road
to form into or move in a curveThe track curved away below him.
Bend the bar into a horseshoe.
the corner where our street turns into the main road
The Moselle winds through some 160 miles of tranquil countryside.
The road twists and turns between pleasant little cottages.
He bowed slightly before taking her bag.
the domed ceiling arching overhead
The road snaked through the forested mountains.
A python had coiled itself around the branch of the tree.
Drivers swerved to avoid the debris.
related adjective sinuous
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in the sense of arc
something curved in shapeThe 71 offices are spread out in an arc around London.
in the sense of arch
to form an archthe domed ceiling arching overhead
Video: pronunciation of 'curve'
curve 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?