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Noun
A length of hair that forms a loop or series of loops
“A thick curl of smoke rose from the rusty stove.”
Noun
Something in the shape of a spiral or coil, especially a lock of hair
“Fear, greed and sexual obsession tangle in a plot that has more twists than a curl of smoke traveling through a double helix.”
Noun
A place where a road deviates from a straight path
Noun
A thing that is complex and difficult to follow
Noun
A piece of a person's hair that coils or hangs together
Noun
A wrinkle or crease on the surface of something
Noun
Strand
Noun
An area over which (or a space into which) a dispersed substance has spread or fanned out
Noun
A compact mass of soft material
Verb
Move or cause to move in a spiral or curved course
“Your wings can also curl around the post players or even go baseline and exchange places with each other.”
Verb
Form or cause to form into a curved or spiral shape
“His hand moved to curl fondly around my waist as we walked down the hall.”
Verb
Sit or lie with the knees drawn up
“Me, I would curl up in a fetal position under the table and wait for someone to rescue me.”
Verb
To form or cause to form into a curved or spiral shape
“She had curled her hair for the event.”
Verb
To form or cause to form into a curved or spiral shape
Verb
Bend into the shape of a hook so as to fasten around or to an object
Verb
To move along by turning over and over
Verb
To extend outward beyond a usual point
Verb
Change direction suddenly
Verb
Form into small surface creases or wrinkles
Verb
Move with a curving trajectory
Verb
Wave
Verb
To lay one part over or against another part of
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