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Wordnet 3.0


1. of hair having curls;
[syn: curled, curling]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Curl \Curl\ (k[^u]rl), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Curled (k[^u]rld); p. pr. & vb. n. Curling.] [Akin to D. krullen, Dan. kr["o]lle, dial. Sw. krulla to curl, crisp; possibly akin to E. crook. Cf. Curl, n., Cruller.] 1. To twist or form into ringlets; to crisp, as the hair. [1913 Webster] But curl their locks with bodkins and with braid. --Cascoigne. [1913 Webster] 2. To twist or make onto coils, as a serpent's body. [1913 Webster] Of his tortuous train, Curled many a wanton wreath in sight of Eve. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 3. To deck with, or as with, curls; to ornament. [1913 Webster] Thicker than the snaky locks That curledMeg[ae]ra. --Milton. [1913 Webster] Curling with metaphors a plain intention. --Herbert. [1913 Webster] 4. To raise in waves or undulations; to ripple. [1913 Webster] Seas would be pools without the brushing air To curl the waves. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 5. (Hat Making) To shape (the brim) into a curve. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Curled \Curled\ (k[^u]rld), a. Having curls; curly; sinuous; wavy; as, curled maple (maple having fibers which take a sinuous course). [1913 Webster] Curled hair (Com.), the hair of the manes and tails of horses, prepared for upholstery purposes. --McElrath. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

curled adj 1: of hair having curls [syn: curled, curling]