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[kur-vee] /ˈkɜr vi/
adjective, curvier, curviest.
Informal. curvaceous.
Also, curvey.
Origin of curvy
1900-05; curve + -y1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Such tasks simply weren't a part of the previous race, which basically involved driving down a curvy desert road.
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  • The road is in good condition, but the area is mountainous and curvy.
  • Spend the day hiking, biking or driving along the curvy elevations of this national treasure.
  • It's a curvy, two-lane road drive not for the faint of heart and ideal for unexpected nature hikes, picnicking and picture-taking.
  • The bride wore a curvy, strapless, white satin gown sprinkled with sequins.
  • Indeed, curvy tailoring and lacy underthings are the soul of the brand.
  • The second driving tasks consisted of a curvy road including combinations of three curvatures and three lengths.
  • The study indicated that the motorists were able to see the curvy alignment of the roadway sooner.
  • The road is curvy and motorists must remember to slow down when approaching curves in order to avoid hitting moose.
Word Origin and History for curvy

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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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