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Synonyms for curl

Synonyms for curl

to have or cause to have a curved or sinuous form or surface

to move or proceed on a repeatedly curving course

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a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)

American chemist who with Richard Smalley and Harold Kroto discovered fullerenes and opened a new branch of chemistry (born in 1933)

form a curl, curve, or kink

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shape one's body into a curl

wind around something in coils or loops

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twist or roll into coils or ringlets

play the Scottish game of curling

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Sebastian Professional Twisted Curl Reviver Styling Spray, PS18 Formula: Designed for anything from bouffy waves to serious corkscrew curls, this uses red seaweed extract for flexibility and control in one.
Curls were out in force at the AW16 shows - from beachy waves to tight ringlets, volume and texture were king - in complete contrast to the sleek, poker straight SS16 look.
CURLS ON FLEEK started as a stovetop haircare recipe from Hello Riot's CEO Nicole Porter who had "gone natural" three times over a fifteen year period because of her frustration with her naturally textured hair.
As little girls, many struggle to accept curls and wish they could straighten their hair.
The Curl Keeper Original was created with a water-based formula.
Run your fingers through your curls to give a tousled effect then sprinkle roots with a thickening powder, like Aveda''s Pure Abundance Hair Potion, PS19.
For hair that's naturally very straight or doesn't hold a curl very well, you need to build in a really good foundation," explains celebrity hairdresser Mark Hill.
Carefully suspend the dry curls in random fashion on a graduated, clear, transparent, Plexiglas curl retention board.
The curls lasted three days and, as I pay pounds 35 to get my hair curled professionally, it's a good investment.
If your family doesn't curl or your friends don't, a lot of people will not curl.
Tokyo, Japan, Sept 28, 2006 - (JCN) - Sumisho Computer Systems announced that Okamura Corporation has incorporated Sumisho's Curl, a rich client language for user interface, in the company's intranet system.
Curl Zones: From the Tight End or imaginary Tight End to the widest receiver--also a depth of 15 yards.
You can curl your hair even when it is wet with the Carmen Blow and Curl, above.
Oh, and it's called ``curling'' because spinning the rock as it leaves the hand prompts it to curl left or right.