English - Vietnamese Dictionary
kerb /kə:b/Advanced English Dictionary
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(BrE) (AmE curb)Collocation Dictionary
the edge of the raised path at the side of a road, usually made of long pieces of stone: The bus mounted the kerb (= went onto the pavement / sidewalk) and hit a tree.
Dropped kerbs make wheelchair access easier.
VERB + KERB
draw away from, pull away/out from
The car pulled away from the kerb.
| draw up at/to, pull in/over to | step off
He stepped off the kerb without looking and was hit by a cyclist.
| clip, hit | mount
The car mounted the kerb and knocked over a pedestrian.
at the ~
I parked at the kerb and waited.
| on the ~
They stood on the kerb waiting to cross the road.
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