Definition of curvaceous in English:

curvaceous

Syllabification: cur·va·ceous
Pronunciation: /kərˈvāSHəs
 
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adjective

(Especially of a woman or a woman’s figure) having an attractively curved shape.
More example sentences
  • Mexico exports Damiana Liquor, which is quite scrumptious and packaged in a bottle shaped like a curvaceous Goddess.
  • He was tall, blond, handsome and muscular and his wife was curvaceous and very sexy.
  • In the far corner of the room, seated at the bar, was her wizard, speaking with a young curvaceous woman with long violet hair.
Synonyms
shapely, voluptuous, sexy, full-figured, buxom, full-bosomed, bosomy, Junoesque
informal curvy, well endowed, pneumatic, busty, built, stacked

Derivatives

curvaceousness

noun
More example sentences
  • Campion emphasises Winslet's curvaceousness as she appears goddess-like and shimmering to Waters in the desert.
  • In classical Greece and Rome, female curvaceousness was unattractive.
  • In fact, except for a patina of age that has added a touch of romanticism to its sleek, Brassai-set curvaceousness, Odeon looks exactly the way it did when it introduced its country salad, cassoulet, steak frites, and lemon tart.

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