coil

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Synonyms for coil

Synonyms for coil

to move or proceed on a repeatedly curving course

Synonyms for coil

a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops

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

a transformer that supplies high voltage to spark plugs in a gasoline engine

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a contraceptive device placed inside a woman's womb

tubing that is wound in a spiral

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to wind or move in a spiral course

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make without a potter's wheel

wind around something in coils or loops

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Sam Tyler may have shuffled off this mortal coil, but those figments of his imagination, Gene Hunt, Ray Carling and Chris Skelton, are still alive and well.
But if I had just 24 hours to live and I was given the choice of watching Arsenal or Bolton before I shuffled off this mortal coil, then stick me on the Tube to north London.
For in that sleep of death what dreams may come when we have shuffled off this mortal coil, must give us pause.
The fact that he shuffled off this mortal coil a dozen years ago hasn't done a thing to dim the interest of the 31,000-plus faithful who have trooped through his site, at http://fly.
If a solitary snore had not been heard by a quick-witted undertaker she would, indeed, have shuffled off this mortal coil.
Then, when they've shuffled off this mortal coil, their families pay tax on their accumulated savings and wealth.
But they are also endlessly fascinating - even when they've shuffled off this mortal coil.