Part of speech:
To wreathe; to wind; to encircle; to unite by intertexture of parts.
A segment of a circle.
To span as an arch
To mow, reap, or harvest:
To veer is to turn or swerve sharply or to go off course.
Trend is defined as to go in a general direction or to have a tendency to go in a certain way.
The definition of sheer is to make a sudden and sharp turn.
To climb or move upward by winding or turning.
To arrange into curves, curls, or undulations:
To move in or as in waves; move sinuously
To divert or deflect:
To turn; reverse direction
(Figuratively) To exercise powerful or controlling influence over; to bend, figuratively; to turn; to incline.
To turn or be turned from a straight line or from some direction or position
To continue along or turn at an angle or by angles:
To move with a twisting, whirling motion; eddy
To move swiftly or broadly:
(Intransitive) To move along the path of a spiral or helix.
To turn, bend, or curve, usually inward
To cause to turn aside or differ.
To turn aside or cause to turn aside; bend or deviate.
To strike or explode with a heavy thud
To build (a road, for example) to follow the contour of the land.
(Intransitive, obsolete) To move in a circle; to go round; to circulate.
(Physics) The line or curve described by an object moving through space.
A sinuous turn or movement; undulation
The curved upper surface of a column of liquid in a container. The surface is concave if the molecules of the liquid are attracted to the container walls and convex if they are not.
The curve formed by a perfectly flexible, uniformly dense, and inextensible cable suspended from its endpoints. It is identical to the graph of a hyperbolic cosine.
An oblique or inclined surface, line, direction, etc.; slope; incline
A drop curtain.
(Slang) A way out; means of avoiding something; excuse
The definition of a crook is a bend in something.
The reciprocal of the radius of a circle.
The perimeter is the outside line forming the boundary of some shape or something such as a plot of land or the length of that outside line.
A bend, curve, or fold
A small water cask, often used in lifeboats.
A curved street, often presenting a continuous façade, as of row houses.
(architecture) An architectural element having the shape of an arch
Straighten is to make something orderly or unwavy.
(--- Football) A line of scrimmage.
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