Definition of Curled in English :

Define Curled in English

Curled meaning in English

Meaning of Curled in English

Pronunciation of Curled in English

Curled pronunciation in English

Pronounce Curled in English


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1. curled, curling

of hair having curls

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see synonyms of curled
in a curved or spiral shape or position
his luxuriant curled hair
the curled leaf bud of a fern
The kitten was curled on a cushion on the sofa.

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see synonyms of curled
v. curled, curl·ing, curls
1. To twist (the hair, for example) into ringlets or coils.
2. To form into a coiled or spiral shape: curled the ends of the ribbon.
3. To decorate with coiled or spiral shapes.
4. To raise and turn under (the upper lip), as in snarling or showing scorn.
5. Sports To lift (a weight) by performing a curl.
1. To form ringlets or coils.
2. To assume a spiral or curved shape.
3. To move in a curve or spiral: The wave curled over the surfer.
4. Sports To engage in curling.
1. Something with a spiral or coiled shape.
2. A coil or ringlet of hair.
3. A treatment in which the hair is curled.
a. The act of curling: the curl of a meandering river.
b. The state of being curled.
5. Sports A weightlifting exercise using one or two hands, in which a weight held at the thigh or to the side of the body is raised to the chest or shoulder and then lowered without moving the upper arms, shoulders, or back.
6. Any of various plant diseases in which the leaves roll up.

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