Definition of uncurl in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈkəːl/


Straighten or cause to straighten from a curled position: [no object]: in spring the new leaves uncurl [with object]: the doctor uncurled his fingers
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  • In fetal position, they uncurled and curled, then sat up like baby birds begging for worms.
  • Her eyes were the only part of her that had not shown any fear; her arms were quaking at her sides, her fingers curling and uncurling; her knees looked quite weak at the moment.
  • He curled and uncurled his fingers against her soft skin, the t-shirt tickling his hand.

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