Definition of cambered in English:



  • See camber

    ‘a steep, badly cambered turn’
    • ‘Their roads were highways, raised up on a cambered bank of material dug from roadside ditches.’
    • ‘Most were straight, solid-surfaced, and cambered for drainage just as modern highways are today.’
    • ‘These are almost invariably twisty, wet, uneven, covered in spilt diesel, negatively cambered and crawling with fools.’
    • ‘The leaf is cambered downwards along its length.’
    • ‘The paths and roadway are so newly laid, so perfectly cambered, that the rain runs off, to be spirited away by hidden drains.’