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Definition 1: form into a cylinder by rolling - [verb of change]

Samples where furl or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Roll up the cloth

Synonyms for furl in the sense of this definition

(furl is a kind of ...) assume a different shape or form

(... is a kind of furl ) lower quickly

"douse a sail"

(... is a kind of furl ) roll up (a portion of a sail) in order to reduce its area

(... is a kind of furl ) make or roll into bolts

"bolt fabric"

(... is a kind of furl ) fold up

"take in the sails"

(... is a kind of furl ) take in a sail with a brail

(furl has a similar meaning as ...) show certain properties when being rolled

"The carpet rolls unevenly" "dried-out tobacco rolls badly"

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