verb (used with object)
Origin of burl
Related formsburl·er, noun
Examples from the Web for burl
Scouting Report: Size-wise, Bob Costas (Syracuse '74) is clearly the underdog next to Oscar-winner Burl "Big Daddy" Ives.
Burl watched it drop down with the speed and sureness of an arrow, pull aside a heavy, flat stone, and descend into the ground.The Mad Planet|Murray Leinster
Once Burl was spied, and a shrill cry sounded, but he moved on and only a single ant rushed after him.The Forgotten Planet|Murray Leinster
It was the feeling Burl had felt in becoming the tribal leader.
Crouching in the back, Burl, Russ, and Ferrati hastily reloaded.The Secret of the Ninth Planet|Donald Allen Wollheim
They gathered about Burl because of an example set by the woman who had left her three-year-old child behind.