- n the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes
- n a line on a graph representing data
- n a pitch of a baseball that is thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approaches the batter
- n the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface
- n curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)
- v turn sharply; change direction abruptly
- v extend in curves and turns
- v form an arch or curve
her hips curve nicely
- v bend or cause to bend
the road curved sharply
- v form a curl, curve, or kink
- The Laffer curve is an interesting concept, and it is a true concept.
- Marichal's curve ball can be pretty illusory too.
- His curve plots popularity against inventory.
News & Articles
- Curve-Rock Cats PPD Again Thursday Night
NEW BRITAIN, CONNECTICUT - The Altoona Curve and the New Britain Rock Cats were postponed on Thursday night due to weather in the area. This game will be made up as part of a doubleheader later on this season at Peoples Natural Gas Field in Altoona.
June 14, 2013 - WTAJ-TV Altoona
- Learning curve on upswing for Hawks
The 2013 season continued to be a learning curve for the young Westland Huron Valley Lutheran girls softball team.
June 13, 2013 - Plymouth Observer
- Curve Series Opener In New Britain PPD
Curve and Rock Cats will play a double-header tomorrow beginning at 5:35.
June 12, 2013 - WTAJ-TV Altoona
- Lolo Jones in MSNBC (press release)
It was like racing a car at max velocity. When you hit a curve, you either maintain control or you crash and burn,Jones said. "Today, I crashed and burned. I'm shocked and sad. But I'm happy for the girls."
- Tyson Gay in USA Today
Before I went out on the track I felt a little tightness in my hamstring so I had kind of a bad feeling,Gay said in a statement released by USATF. "When I came off the curve the first two steps were fine, and then I felt it, sort of a...
- Michael Johnson in Chicago Tribune
I don't think he will break it here,Johnson said Wednesday, "but I wouldn't be shocked or surprised (if he did). In order to run 19.30, he has to run the curve better and hold his speed for longer. I didn't think he would run 9.69 (in the...