curvy

or curv·ey

[ kur-vee ]
/ ˈkɜr vi /

adjective, curv·i·er, curv·i·est.

Informal. curvaceous.

Nearby words

  1. curvet,
  2. curvette,
  3. curvilinear,
  4. curvilinear coordinate system,
  5. curvilinear tracery,
  6. curzon,
  7. curé,
  8. cusa, nicholas of,
  9. cusack,
  10. cusanus

Origin of curvy

First recorded in 1900–05; curve + -y1

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Word Origin and History for curvey

curvy

adj.

1902, from curve (n.) + -y (2). Related: Curviness.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper