intransitive verb-·curved′, -·curv′ing
to curve inward
Origin of incurveClassical Latin incurvare from in-, in- + curvare, to curve
an act or instance of incurving
tr. & intr.v.in·curved, in·curv·ing, in·curves
To cause to bend or to bend into an inward curve.
An inward curve.
Origin of incurveMiddle English incurven to twist, distort from Latin incurvāre to curve in, be crooked in- in ; see in- 2. curvus curve ; see curve .
VerbSee also: incurvé
(third-person singular simple present incurves, present participle incurving, simple past and past participle incurved)