curl·​er | \ ˈkər-lər How to pronounce curler (audio) \

Definition of curler

1 : a player of curling
2 : one that curls especially : a device on which hair is wound for curling

Examples of curler in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The two-in-one primer and mascara makes lashes look fuller and longer, and the curved bristles of the brush offer major lift, especially if used in conjunction with an eyelash curler. Betsy Cribb, Southern Living, 27 May 2021 Primping the lashes doesn't have to end with the curler, by the way. Sara Miranda, Allure, 24 Apr. 2021 But even the most coveted mascara formulas need a little help to look their best, and that’s where a good eyelash curler comes in. Ariel Scotti,, 10 May 2021 Maintaining the longevity of this curler requires minimal upkeep. Sara Miranda, Allure, 24 Apr. 2021 For safe at-home alternatives, consider using a lash serum to promote growth or investing in a good eyelash curler. Katie Berohn, Good Housekeeping, 19 Apr. 2021 We're also stoked to see our beloved Kevyn Aucoin eyelash curler marked down, as well as the iconic Beautyblender duo. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 12 Mar. 2021 This butter curler is an investment that will earn its keep in the kitchen come every Saturday morning spread. Kaitlyn Yarborough, Southern Living, 3 Mar. 2021 Whether wearing mascara, falsies or natural lashes, the power of an eyelash curler is unmatched. Jessica Kasparian, USA TODAY, 22 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of curler

1638, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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13 Jun 2021

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“Curler.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of curler

: a small plastic or metal tube around which hair is wrapped to make it curl
: a device that curls something

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