Definition of kerb in English:


Line breaks: kerb
Pronunciation: /kəːb
(US curb)


A stone edging to a pavement or raised path.
More example sentences
  • Traces of the stone kerb can be seen on the east side.
  • If the plans get the go-ahead they will include improvements to the pavements like dropping kerbs where appropriate.
  • Works to raise kerbs and improve lighting on the A414 in Danbury will begin on Monday.


mid 17th century (denoting a raised border or frame): variant of curb.

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