CURL MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Curl Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) To twist or form into ringlets; to crisp, as the hair.
  2. (v.) An undulating or waving line or streak in any substance, as wood, glass, etc.; flexure; sinuosity.
  3. (v.) A ringlet, especially of hair; anything of a spiral or winding form.
  4. (v. i.) To contract or bend into curls or ringlets, as hair; to grow in curls or spirals, as a vine; to be crinkled or contorted; to have a curly appearance; as, leaves lie curled on the ground.
  5. (n.) To twist or make onto coils, as a serpents body.
  6. (v.) A disease in potatoes, in which the leaves, at their first appearance, seem curled and shrunken.
  7. (v. i.) To play at the game called curling.
  8. (n.) To shape (the brim) into a curve.
  9. (v. i.) To move in curves, spirals, or undulations; to contract in curving outlines; to bend in a curved form; to make a curl or curls.
  10. (n.) To raise in waves or undulations; to ripple.
  11. (n.) To deck with, or as with, curls; to ornament.


Synonyms:
Coil, Curve, Gyre, Kink, Lock, Loop, Ringlet, Roll, Scroll, Wave, Whorl,

• Curled Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Curl
  2. (a.) Having curls; curly; sinuous; wavy; as, curled maple (maple having fibers which take a sinuous course).


Synonyms:
Curling,

• Curling Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Curl
  2. (n.) A scottish game in which heavy weights of stone or iron are propelled by hand over the ice towards a mark.
  3. (n.) The act or state of that which curls; as, the curling of smoke when it rises; the curling of a ringlet; also, the act or process of one who curls something, as hair, or the brim of hats.


Synonyms:
Curled,

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