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 makeup roster also includes an eyelash curler and mascara set, a primer, a setting spray, a pack of five beauty sponges, a color-changing makeup sponge, and a set of two makeup brushes. Allure, 29 Mar. 2022 Next is lashes, amplified by an eyelash curler and a coat of Covergirl mascara which Dyer has used since high school. Kiana Murden, Vogue, 31 May 2022 McNamara's curler from the top of the penalty box in front of Cincinnati's Bailey supporters section was the final tally of the contest. Pat Brennan, The Enquirer, 22 May 2022 An article on Tuesday about the Swedish curler Niklas Edin misidentified the host city of the 1998 Winter Olympics. New York Times, 16 Feb. 2022 She’s the second-ever curler from Alaska to qualify for the Winter Olympics. Marc Lester, Anchorage Daily News, 22 Jan. 2022 At the 2018 games, Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for a similar drug called meldonium, and was banned for four years. Ananya Bhattacharya, Quartz, 11 Feb. 2022 The 15 year, 11 months, and 25 days gap is the longest between Olympic medals for any curler. NBC News, 18 Feb. 2022 Meyers Taylor was elected as one of Team USA's flagbearers at the Opening Ceremony, alongside curler John Shuster., 18 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of curler

1638, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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25 Jun 2022

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“Curler.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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