Curve, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Curved p. pr. & vb. n. Curving.] To bend; to crook; as, to curve a line; to curve a pipe; to cause to swerve from a straight course; as, to curve a ball in pitching it.
adj : not straight; having or marked by a curve or smoothly
rounded bend; "the curved tusks of a walrus"; "his
curved lips suggested a smile but his eyes were hard"
[syn: curved] [ant: straight]