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incurvate

See definition of incurvate on Dictionary.com
  • as inconcave
  • as incurved
  • as inbend
  • as inrefract

synonyms for incurvate

  • biconcave
  • cupped
  • dented
  • dimpled
  • dipped
  • excavated
  • hollow
  • hollowed
  • incurvated
  • incurved
  • indented
  • round
  • rounded
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sunken
See also synonyms for: incurvated / incurvates / incurvating / incurvation / incurvature
  • arched
  • crooked
  • curvaceous
  • elliptical
  • rounded
  • serpentine
  • twisted
  • twisting
  • arced
  • compass
  • humped
  • looped
  • round
  • skewed
  • sweeping
  • turned
  • wreathed
  • arciform
  • arrondi
  • biflected
  • circular
  • curly
  • curvilinear
  • declinate
  • enbowed
  • incurved
  • loopy
  • sigmoid
  • sinuous
  • snaky
  • S-shaped
  • swirly
  • twisty

antonyms for incurvate

MOST RELEVANT
  • convex
  • distended
  • straight
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How to use incurvate in a sentence

The blade is incurvate, beveled on each side of both faces, and is in rare instances serrated.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The stem is usually straight but may be expanded, with straight or incurvate side edges.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The stem side edges may be slightly incurvate, slightly excurvate, or straight.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The stem side edges are usually incurvate or straight and beveled.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The stem is broad and may be straight, slightly contracted, or expanded, with an incurvate basal edge that may be thinned.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The beveled basal edge is usually straight but may be slightly incurvate or excurvate.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The steeply beveled basal edge may be straight or incurvate.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The auriculated hafting area is usually expanded-rounded with an incurvate basal edge.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The hafting area edges of most examples with incurvate bases are lightly ground.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
The basal edge of the stem, strongly thinned on most examples, is usually straight but may be excurvate; rarely, it is incurvate.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
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WORDS RELATED TO INCURVATE

  • biconcave
  • cupped
  • dented
  • dimpled
  • dipped
  • excavated
  • hollow
  • hollowed
  • incurvate
  • incurvated
  • incurved
  • indented
  • round
  • rounded
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sunken
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.