Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of curlycue.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • I love the little green curlycues of lime zest in the icing.

    Coconut & Lime Macadamia Cake

  • Them that can't afford a permanent go around all day with their hair done up in curlycues till they look a match for Shirley Temple by the time they get here of a night.

    Blue Ridge Country

  • He had inked in the curlycues, and then colored it with red, white, and blue.

    ThePostmanAlwaysRingsTwice

  • I fixed up the words, so they were spelled right, and he put some more curlycues on the letters.

    The Postman Always Rings Twice

  • He had inked in the curlycues, and then colored it with red, white, and blue.

    The Postman Always Rings Twice

  • I fixed up the words, so they were spelled right, and he put some more curlycues on the letters.

    ThePostmanAlwaysRingsTwice

  • He had been scrawling meaningless curlycues on a piece of paper as Ed Meyers talked.

    Roast Beef, Medium

  • T.A. Buck took from a vest pocket a scrap of paper and a fountain pen, slid down in his chair, crossed his legs, and began to scrawl meaningless twists and curlycues, as was his wont when worried or deeply interested.

    Roast Beef, Medium

  • But how did you know how to make your curlycues in such a fashion that both the postman and your father could retranslate them into spoken words?

    Ancient Man The Beginning of Civilizations

  • Thereon the letters of the alphabet, large, ominous, suggestive to her mind of nothing in the world but curlycues, loomed, mystifying.

    In Old Kentucky

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