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The definition of a curve is a smooth bend.
Having two points
An implement having a semicircular blade attached to a short handle, used for cutting grain or tall grass.
Something that is shaped like a half circle or a crescent, such as the lunula of a fingernail.
A lens that is convex on one side and concave on the other
A stroke with such a bow
A concave figure formed by the intersection of the arcs of two circles on a plane, or on a sphere the intersection between two great semicircles
Moon is defined as the only natural satellite of the Earth.
Having crescent-shaped markings.
A usually curved structure forming the upper edge of an open space and supporting the weight above it, as in a bridge or doorway.
Curving outward, like the outer boundary of a circle or sphere.
(Countable) An instrument resembling a musical horn and used to signal others.
(Astronomy) A lunar distance.
An object or arrangement of objects or people in the shape of half a circle.
The definition of gibbous refers to a moon in between a half-moon but less than a full moon, or something that protrudes or creates an obvious bulge.
resembling the new moon in shape
Find another word for crescent. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for crescent, like: waning-moon, curve, bicuspid, waxing-moon, sickle, convex figure, concave figure, half-moon, demilune, meniscus and bow.