adjective \ˈkər-lē\

: having curls

: formed into a round shape


Full Definition of CURLY

:  tending to curl; also :  having curls <curly hair>
:  having the grain composed of fibers that undulate without crossing and that often form alternating light and dark lines <curly maple>
curl·i·ness noun

Examples of CURLY

  1. She has curly hair and blue eyes.
  2. The dog's tail is curly.

First Known Use of CURLY


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