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Synonyms for curve

Synonyms for (noun) curve

Synonyms: breaking ball, curve, curve ball, bender Definition: a pitch of a baseball that is thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approaches the batter

Similar words: pitch, delivery Definition: (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter

Synonyms: bend, curve Definition: curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)

Similar words: section, segment Definition: one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object Usage: a section of a fishing rod; metal sections were used below ground; finished the final segment of the road

Synonyms: curvature, curve Definition: the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface

Similar words: configuration, conformation, contour, shape, form Definition: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline) Usage: he could barely make out their shapes

Synonyms: curve Definition: a line on a graph representing data

Similar words: line Definition: a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point

Synonyms: curve, curved shape Definition: the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes

Similar words: line Definition: a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point

Synonyms for (verb) curve

Synonyms: curl, curve, kink Definition: form a curl, curve, or kink Usage: the cigar smoke curled up at the ceiling

Similar words: change surface Definition: undergo or cause to undergo a change in the surface

Synonyms: curve, cut, sheer, slew, slue, veer, trend, swerve Definition: turn sharply; change direction abruptly Usage: The car cut to the left at the intersection; The motorbike veered to the right

Similar words: turn Definition: change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense Usage: Turn towards me; The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face; She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs

Synonyms: curve, crook Definition: bend or cause to bend Usage: He crooked his index finger; the road curved sharply

Similar words: bend, flex Definition: form a curve Usage: The stick does not bend

Synonyms: curve, arc, arch Definition: form an arch or curve Usage: her back arches; her hips curve nicely

Similar words: bend, flex Definition: form a curve Usage: The stick does not bend

Synonyms: curve, wind, twist Definition: extend in curves and turns Usage: The road winds around the lake; the path twisted through the forest

Similar words: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer