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curling

 
Adjective curling has 1 sense
  1. curled, curling - having curls
    Antonym: straight (indirect, via curly)
Noun curling has 1 sense
  1. curling - a game played on ice; curling stones (heavy stones with handles) are slid toward a target
    --1 is a kind of
    game
    Derived form: verb curl5
Verb curl has 5 senses
  1. curl, curve, kink - form a curl, curve, or kink; "the cigar smoke curled up at the ceiling"
    --1 is one way to change surface
    Derived form: noun curl1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  2. curl up, curl, draw in - shape one's body into a curl; "She curled farther down under the covers"; "She fell and drew in"
    --2 is one way to bend, flex
    Derived form: noun curl1
    Sample sentences:
    Something is ----ing PP
    Somebody ----s PP
  3. coil, loop, curl - wind around something in coils or loops
    --3 is one way to wind, wrap, roll, twine
    Derived form: noun curl1
    Sample sentences:
    They curl the wire around the stick
    The wires curl around the stick
  4. curl, wave - twist or roll into coils or ringlets; "curl my hair, please"
    --4 is one way to twist
    Derived forms: noun curl3, noun curler1
    Sample sentence:
    They curl their hair
  5. curl - play the Scottish game of curling
    --5 is one way to
    play
    Derived form: noun curling1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
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