To have or cause to have a curved or sinuous form or surface
To move or proceed on a repeatedly curving course
To set hair
She brushed an auburn curl from her face and sighed.
Brushing a blond curl from her face, she reined him toward the buffalo pen.
Gently he brushed the curl from her face again and looked into her eyes.
The calming intensity around him tugged at her, made her want to curl up in his arms.
Hair having a property of mutual cohesion or " felting," which depends upon a roughened scaly surface and a tendency to curl, as in domestic sheep, is called " wool."