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curlicue

noun
variants: also curlycue

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curlicue

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of curlicue (Entry 2 of 2)

as in spiral, curl

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The first known use of curlicue was in 1843

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curled up

curlicue

curlicued

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“Curlicue.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/curlicue. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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