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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Hair in coils or ringlets. Also: Moving in a curved shape.

Usage examples (34)
  • Those with curly hair often want straight hair while those with straight hair want curly hair.
  • They envied her naturally curly hair
  • Photo: Entrepreneur Ouidad, who owns a salon that specializes in curly hair in Manhattan.
  • I seem to recall a certain curly haired Yonge street vendor flogging his poetry chapbooks. for more
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