Word usage examples
There was a curlycue pattern of grooves in it, as if some ogre had scraped his fingernails there.
There on the floor near the hearth lay a little brown sandal, one of its strings pulled out and making a curlycue on the floor.
Here are ten thousand women going by in clothes that would make a lily turn red and burn up with shame, and an equal number of proud gents with curlycue collars on their overcoats, and I want to do the sight justice.
The shaft of it, rising from the lobby, was a mere skeleton of ornamental wrought-iron curlycues, and one could see the descending occupants long before they arrived on the ground floor.
The cigar band showed a heart wreathed in curlycues but without any recognizable brand name.
He had inked in the curlycues, and then colored it with red, white, and blue.
Because they could not put their names or be given credit, the scribes liked to parade themselves in other ways with flourishes, blots, curlicues, misspellings and other marks of distinction.
For a moment Lucinda could make nothing of it, so ornamental were the flourishes of the lettering, so confusing the paraphs and curlicues.
Yagharek looked out over a tumbledown roofscape of twisted roofs and mouldering slate, curlicues of brick and forgotten, warped weathervanes.
The alphabet was swoopy and loaded with curlicues and little stars and dots.