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Adjective
Having one or more bends or angles
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“Barbed wire in a five-foot curling maze followed the crest of the hill to the right and left.”
Adjective
Made, growing, or arranged in curls or curves
Adjective
Having the shape of a spiral
Adjective
Shining unsteadily
Noun
A shape resembling an arch
Verb
Present participle for to move, or cause to move, in a spiral or curved course
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“Thickets of overhanging wires curl off the edges of tables and desks, disappearing to unseen machinery and motors behind metal drawers.”
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Present participle for to become, or form into, a mass of tight curls, especially of hair
“While waiting for Dan to bring the pickup back so she could go to work, Shirley decided to curl her hair.”
Verb
Present participle for to 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.”
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Present participle for to move, or cause to move, in a wavelike motion
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Present participle for change direction suddenly
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Present participle for to form into small surface creases or wrinkles
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Present participle for to fold or bend something over, especially so that it comes in contact with itself
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