kerb kerb  /ˈkɜrb/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Any time of day or night, you'll find dozens of cars parked out front, while waiters in white sarongs scurry from the kitchen to the kerb, bearing trays of steaming, spicy curries .
  2. The futility of the black-out became laughable: from the sky, presumably, you could see every slate in the roofs, every whited kerb, every contour of the naked winter flowerbeds in .

News

  • Man Insists Prostitute In His Car Was Simply Helping Him Buy Tomatoes

    A man who told police that a prostitute was in his car as she was showing him where to buy tomatoes has been found guilty of “kerb crawling” according to Birmingham Mail. The man insists that the prostitute in his car was simply showing him where he could buy some good tomatoes. BBC News reported... Read more » Man Insists Prostitute In His Car Was Simply Helping Him Buy Tomatoes is a post from ...
    on July 25, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

Quotes

  1. Reflecting on the incident with Vettel, Hamilton added: "I was ahead, but I lost the back end of the car, corrected it and went over the kerb, which I don't see as cheating, but rules are rules."
    on Jun 22, 2008 By: Lewis Hamilton Source: Sportinglife.com

  2. "When I went off the track at turn nine, I clipped the kerb and the surface was a bit slippery there because of the rain," said Raikkonen, who had been second quickest to team-mate Felipe Massa in the morning. "I ended up spinning and then...
    on Sep 5, 2008 By: Kimi Räikkönen Source: ITV.com

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