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kiss-curl

Syllabification: kiss-curl
Pronunciation: /ˈkisˌkərl
 
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Definition of kiss-curl in English:

noun

British term for spit curl.
Example sentences
  • In the early days, as in the 1631 Mauritshuis painting with gorget, kiss-curl and slimmed-down nose, he flattered himself.
  • Tock is also marginally less annoying than tonight's victim, sixteen-year-old Foxtrot Darling, who arrives complete with kiss-curl.

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