Synonyms of curling


1. curling, game

usage: a game played on ice in which heavy stones with handles are slid toward a target


1. curl, curve, kink, change surface

usage: form a curl, curve, or kink; "the cigar smoke curled up at the ceiling"

2. curl up, curl, draw in, bend, flex

usage: shape one's body into a curl; "She curled farther down under the covers"; "She fell and drew in"

3. coil, loop, curl, wind, wrap, roll, twine

usage: wind around something in coils or loops

4. curl, wave, twist

usage: twist or roll into coils or ringlets; "curl my hair, please"

5. curl, play

usage: play the Scottish game of curling


1. curled, curling, curly (vs. straight)

usage: of hair having curls

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Definition and meaning of curling (Dictionary)