View definitions for curl up

curl up

verb as in cuddle

verb as in huddle

verb as in snuggle

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Example Sentences

Poetry is no longer something we curl up to with a cup of tea.

Because there are definitely times that I want to curl up with Upstairs, Downstairs and disappear.

In the midst of all the holiday craziness, are you looking for a good book to curl up with?

Then curl up with a BlackBerry and dive into Twitter Lit—micro novels, online book clubs, and (gasp) real books.

And now it was Louis's turn to let his sharp little beard curl up in impotent anger.

But I'll sell it, and sit under thatched hurdles as they did in old times, and curl up to sleep in a lock of straw!

And he released his hold upon the chart, allowing the corner he had been holding to spring back and curl up.

She would never again look kindly at me, or curl up to me at night to keep me warm.

He tore it up and threw the fragments in the fire, and watched them curl up and carry their secret away with them.


On this page you'll find 113 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to curl up, such as: caress, clasp, snuggle, bundle, burrow, and cosset.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.