[ kur-ler ]
/ ˈkɜr lər /


a person or thing that curls.
any of various pins, clasps, rollers, or appliances on which locks of hair are wound or clamped for curling.
a player at the game of curling.


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Origin of curler

First recorded in 1630–40; curl + -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for curler

/ (ˈkɜːlə) /


any of various pins, clasps, or rollers used to curl or wave hair
a person or thing that curls
a person who plays curling
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