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1. curve

noun. ['ˈkɝːv'] the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes.

Synonyms

  • closed curve
  • extrados
  • quadric
  • normal curve
  • scallop
  • crook
  • wave
  • crenation
  • crenelle
  • line roulette
  • envelope
  • roulette
  • hook
  • crotchet
  • bell-shaped curve
  • crescent
  • arch
  • intrados
  • sinuousness
  • spiral
  • bend
  • perversion
  • catenary
  • curved shape
  • Cupid's bow
  • bell
  • meander
  • arc
  • bell shape
  • Gaussian shape
  • Gaussian curve
  • campana
  • twist
  • S-shape
  • quadric surface
  • sinuosity
  • line
  • turn
  • bow
  • helix
  • crenel
  • undulation
  • crenature

Antonyms

  • unweave
  • untwist
  • inactivity
  • natural object

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

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  • zurve
  • verve
  • serve
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  • nerve
  • mirv
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  • d'oeuvre
  • oeuvre
  • irve
  • irv

2. curve

noun. ['ˈkɝːv'] a line on a graph representing data.

Synonyms

  • regression curve
  • line
  • graphical record
  • regression line

Antonyms

  • detach
  • stay in place
  • disentangle
  • unsnarl

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

3. curve

verb. ['ˈkɝːv'] turn sharply; change direction abruptly.

Synonyms

  • slue
  • cut
  • trend
  • slew
  • yaw
  • peel off
  • turn
  • sheer
  • swerve

Antonyms

  • heat
  • relax
  • tense
  • boil

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

4. curve

noun. ['ˈkɝːv'] a pitch of a baseball that is thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approaches the batter.

Synonyms

  • breaking ball
  • pitch
  • delivery
  • bender

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • fall
  • undercharge
  • unfasten

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

5. curve

verb. ['ˈkɝːv'] form an arch or curve.

Synonyms

  • bend
  • flex
  • arch
  • camber

Antonyms

  • demulsify
  • cool
  • curdle
  • get well

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

6. curve

verb. ['ˈkɝːv'] extend in curves and turns.

Synonyms

  • be
  • snake
  • twist
  • circumvolute
  • wind

Antonyms

  • fall asleep
  • acidify
  • fill
  • homogenise

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

7. curve

noun. ['ˈkɝːv'] curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.).

Synonyms

  • blind bend
  • bend
  • road
  • elbow
  • route
  • hairpin bend
  • section
  • segment

Antonyms

  • familiarity
  • angular
  • unplayful
  • inferior

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

8. curve

verb. ['ˈkɝːv'] bend or cause to bend.

Synonyms

  • bend
  • flex
  • crook

Antonyms

  • open
  • alkalize
  • nitrify
  • die

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

9. curve

noun. ['ˈkɝːv'] the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface.

Synonyms

  • waviness
  • contour
  • straightness
  • shape
  • configuration
  • curliness
  • form
  • conformation

Antonyms

  • straightness
  • unskilled
  • uncoiled
  • deflationary spiral

Etymology

  • curvus (Latin)

10. sine

noun. ['ˈsaɪn'] ratio of the length of the side opposite the given angle to the length of the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle.

Synonyms

  • sin
  • trigonometric function

Antonyms

  • mortal sin
  • venial sin
  • original sin

Etymology

  • sinus (Latin)

Example sentences of the word sine-curve


1. Noun Phrase
A single note can be modeled on a sine curve, and a chord can be modeled with multiple sine curves used in conjunction with one another.

2. Noun Phrase
For example, if the sine curve passes through the point (pi/2, 4), plug in those values into the function to get 4 = A sin (-pi/2 - pi) + 1.

3. Noun Phrase
So for a sine curve-shaped wave going up and down around the x-axis, the amplitude has the ​same magnitude as the highest or lowest position​.

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