Definition of 'curling'
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Example sentences containing 'curling'
They had left the curling tongs too close and they had to rush about trying to find a new moustache.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He swept a firsttime volley straight at Westwood and then forced the keeper into a flying save from a curling drive.The Sun (2015)
Didn't make the curling team.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
In one, two women help a female friend try to manoeuvre into a parking space by sweeping the way ahead like a curling team.The Sun (2013) The Sun (2011) The Sun (2008)
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