Curve: (verb) to reject a potential suitor’s romantic advances
First Known Use: No Clue.
Spotted on Twitter (10-19-16) when tweets described Singer Jazmine Sullivan’s actions towards Atlanta gospel singer Thomas TC Clay-2 who recently passed away (10-15-16). Sullivan confessed in Facebook tribute –1 how she kept her distance from “TC,” whom she thought had a crush on her.
Twitter response echoed this one:
Origin/Etymology question: Is this slang word “Curving” based on the move a dog/rabbit makes when you run and try to catch them?
Let me know.