Definition of curling tongs in English:

curling tongs

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(also curling iron or curling pins)


  • A device incorporating a heated rod used for rolling a person’s hair into curls.
    More example sentences
    • Use a curling iron or add heated curlers to make the curls.
    • Curl with either rollers or curling iron, remove ponytail and brush out.
    • She used a medium-barrel curling iron to turn the hair under and over before finger-styling it.

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