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  Words related to purl

Related / Similar Words: purl stitch, eddy, whirlpool, swirl, whirl

 

Definition:
  • a basic knitting stitch;
  • gold or silver wire thread;
  • make a murmuring sound; "the water was purling";
  • embroider with gold or silver thread;
  • edge or border with gold or silver embroidery;
  • knit with a purl stitch;
  • flow in a circular current, of liquids;

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    Derivational Morphology: purl stitch, whirl, commotion, swirl, vortex, convolution, whirlpool, maelstrom, eddy, twist

     

     
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