One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A small curl of hair trained to lie flat on the forehead, at the nape of the neck, or in front of the ear.North American term spit curl
tress, tuft, curlView synonyms
- ‘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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