curliest

curly

[kur-lee]
adjective, curlier, curliest.
1.
curling or tending to curl: curly blond hair.
2.
having curls (usually used in combination): curlyheaded.
3.
having a rippled or undulating appearance, as cut and finished wood: curly maple.

Origin:
1720–30; curl + -y1

curliness, noun
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curly (ˈkɜːlɪ)
 
adj , curlier, curliest
1.  tending to curl; curling
2.  having curls
3.  (of timber) having irregular curves or waves in the grain
4.  (Austral), (NZ) difficult to counter or answer: a curly question
 
'curliness
 
n

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curly
1770s, from curl; earliest use is of hair.
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