- curl-papered, adjective
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How to use curlpaper in a sentence
After breakfast, Narcissus strolled about the town, and inquired the way to Miss curlpaper's school.
Letters at Miss curlpaper's had to pass an inspection much more rigorous than the Customs, but still smuggling was not unknown.
He called the place—like his volume of poems—his "Papillote," his "curlpaper."Jasmin: Barber, Poet, Philanthropist | Samuel Smiles
The Misses curlpaper were terrible unknown quantities to him.
British Dictionary definitions for curlpaper
a strip of paper used to roll up and set a section of hair, usually wetted, into a curl
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