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curler

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noun curl·er \ˈkər-lər\

Simple Definition of curler

  • : a small plastic or metal tube around which hair is wrapped to make it curl

  • : a device that curls something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of curler

  1. 1 :  a player of curling

  2. 2 :  one that curls; especially :  a device on which hair is wound for curling

1638

First Known Use of curler

1638


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