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Synonyms for curly
ˈkɜr licur·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. curlyadjective

    (of hair) having curls or waves

    "they envied her naturally curly hair"

    Antonyms:
    uncurled, unpermed, straight

Editors Contribution

  1. calamistration

    the formal term of curling hair.

    i believed, calamistration is better than rebond.

    Submitted by namishanaia143 on October 5, 2019  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. curlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    curling, curled, crinkled, crinkly, wavy, kinky

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "curly":

    wrench, bouclé, wavy, dongle, jake

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#8612jake
#16439curly
#17309wrench
#26153dongle
#34473wavy
#75426boucle

How to use curly in a sentence?

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    A child is a curly, dimpled lunatic.

  2. Tristan Walker:

    Shaving irritation and razor bumps [ are ] issues some 80 % of black men and women have globally, if you have curly hair, this is an issue that you're likely to face.

  3. Rachel Dolezal:

    I was drawing self-portraits with the brown crayon instead of the peach crayon and the black curly hair.

  4. Chantal Bonitto:

    I fear the day when he turns 10, and that admiration for this cute little curly-haired boy turns into fear.

  5. Dana White:

    If you notice, all blow-dry bars, Great Clips, Supercuts, etc. market and have built their business model toward those with a finer texture of hair. These businesses don't carry the products or tools nor do they perform styles that cater to women with thick and curly hair, unfortunately, hair salons are very segregated along the lines of race.


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