curler curler  /ˈkɜr lər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a mechanical device consisting of a cylindrical tube around which the hair is wound to curl it

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Night after night, two planes packed with 20 tons of hair curlers took off from Copenhagen.
  2. Although good sooping is part of a curler's art, the essence of curling is to curl.
  3. With a bowler's arm-swinging motion, the curler hoists a 40-lb.

News

  • Lake Worth family evicted for reporting filthy conditions

    LAKE WORTH, Fla. -- Residents overrun by their filthy neighborhood turn to CBS12. They say their landlord is forcing them to live in deplorable conditions and threatens to kick them out for trying to call code enforcement.      Cassie Curler and her five young children were evicted from their apartment in Lake Worth, because Curler says, she blew the whistle on her landlord because human waste ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WPEC CBS12 West Palm Beach

Quotes

  1. "To me I think he's the best curler who ever played this game. I'm never going to be in the same league as him. I played 17 great years with him and to me you should ask questions about him because he's the best curler who ever played," Howard...
    on Mar 3, 2007 By: Glenn Howard Source: National Post

  2. "Every curler out here, that's what they're gunning for," Betker said. "We've had such a great week, I think we deserve to be in that one-two game."
    on Feb 22, 2007 By: Jan Betker Source: Toronto Star

  3. "Most of us came to know her through her exploits as a champion curler and as an exemplary sports ambassador for Canada but what really set her apart was her bright, engaging personality and her incredible zest for life," Prime Minister Jean...
    on Dec 28, 2009 By: Jean Chretien Source: CTV.ca

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