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Under the one-sixth they appear as slender, highly refractive fibers with double contour and, often, curled or split ends.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
At first he thought it was a black cat curled up in some impossible fashion, but soon saw it was a dark human face.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
All the boys sit upon the floor with their legs curled up beneath them.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
If they'd been white men I would probably have been curled in a neat heap within two hundred yards.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Its tiny wreath of smoke curled lightly about her, mounting up in the warm, bright room.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
It curled and twisted in the embers as if it had been a living thing; a puff of smoke, a pungent odour, and it was gone.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
A faint column of smoke curled up into the still air, and as he spoke the lower rim of the setting sun met the edge of the moor.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
Henry lifted the child into the opening and was pleased to see that he curled up instantly, smiling in his sleep.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
Violet was already curled up in her nest, which was hidden so completely that Henry spoke to her to see if she were there.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
And here was Benny, curled up sound asleep on the ground with the dog for a pillow.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CURLED

  • annular
  • arced
  • arched
  • arciform
  • bent
  • bowed
  • bulbous
  • circular
  • coiled
  • curled
  • curved
  • curvilinear
  • cylindrical
  • discoid
  • disk-shaped
  • domical
  • egg-shaped
  • elliptical
  • globoid
  • globose
  • globular
  • looped
  • orbed
  • orbicular
  • orbiculate
  • oval
  • ringed
  • rotund
  • rounded
  • spherical
  • spheroid
  • spiral
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