Synonyms of 'coil'
1 windDictionary, twist, curl
He turned off the water and began to coil the hose.
2 curlDictionary, wind, twist
A python had coiled itself around the branch of the tree.
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A curl of something is a piece or quantity of it that is curved or spiral in shape.
A thick curl of smoke rose from the rusty stove.
If something curls somewhere, or if you curl it there, it moves there in a spiral or curve.
Smoke was curling up the chimney.
Thesaurus for coil from the Collins English Thesaurus
A coil of rope or wire is a length of it that has been wound into a series of loops.