Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang


[kur-lee] /ˈkɜr li/
James M(ichael) 1874–1958, U.S. politician. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Curley
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • "It's my idea that the gopher isn't in here at all," announced Curley, with emphasis.

    The Pony Rider Boys in Texas

    Frank Gee Patchin
  • Big-foot, you and Curley stay here until the Pinto gets back.

    The Pony Rider Boys in Texas

    Frank Gee Patchin
  • How about the way our losses follow Curley Smythe around from table to table?

    Vigorish Gordon Randall Garrett
  • Jeremy, straining at his tether, made out that Curley was not one of them.

    The Black Buccaneer Stephen W. Meader
  • "They might have been the marks of Curley's teeth," said Mr. Kincaid doubtfully.

    The Adventures of Bobby Orde Stewart Edward White

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Curley

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Curley

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for curley