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curler

[kur-ler] /ˈkɜr lər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that curls.
2.
any of various pins, clasps, rollers, or appliances on which locks of hair are wound or clamped for curling.
3.
a player at the game of curling.
Origin
1630-1640
1630-40; curl + -er1
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Examples for curler
  • With lashes, always use a lash curler to maximize the curl and use lash-repair products at nighttime to nourish lashes.
  • The curler's function: to make the dip in the bob fall perfectly over her right eye.
  • It can indicate actual processing time and curl results based on the curler size and product used.
British Dictionary definitions for curler

curler

/ˈkɜːlə/
noun
1.
any of various pins, clasps, or rollers used to curl or wave hair
2.
a person or thing that curls
3.
a person who plays curling
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Word Origin and History for curler
n.

1748, agent noun from curl (v.). Related: Curlers.

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