Definition of curling in English:

curling

Syllabification: curl·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈkərliNG
 
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noun

A game played on ice, especially in Scotland and Canada, in which large, round, flat stones are slid across the surface toward a mark. Members of a team use brooms to sweep the surface of the ice in the path of the stone to control its speed and direction.
More example sentences
  • If you knew that the preliminary rounds of Olympic curling began this week, you're probably on the team.
  • Well the modern game of curling really comes from Scotland.
  • Currently Halifax, which, in sporting terms, has hosted big curling, ice skating and ice hockey events, has one 10,000-seat arena.

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