Definition of uncurl
: to become straightened out from a curled or coiled position
: to straighten the curls of : unroll
Examples of uncurl in a sentence
The snake uncurled and slithered off.
<uncurled the ribbon and flattened it out>
First Known Use of uncurl
UNCURL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of uncurl for English Language Learners
: to make (something that is curled or coiled) straight
UNCURL Defined for Kids
Definition of uncurl for Students
: to make or become straightened out from a curled position
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