verb (used with object)
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Origin of burl
OTHER WORDS FROM burlburler, noun
Words nearby burl
Example sentences 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.
One of de slave men who belonged to ole man Burl Temples wus sent to wurk for Mr. Temples' son who had married.
The people were Burl Ishman and two women who had their children with them.Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves|Work Projects Administration
Burl Jasperson was a portly little man with legs too short for his bulging body, and clothes that were too tight.
By the end of the third week out, Burl Jasperson was afflicted by an almost intolerable tension.
He was gone a long time, thought Burl, and when at last he returned his feet were dragging more than ever.