Furl definitions

fûrl
The act or an instance of rolling up.
noun
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A single roll or a rolled section.
noun
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0
A roll or coil of something furled.
noun
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To roll up and secure (a flag or sail, for example) to something else.
verb
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A furling or being furled.
noun
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To be or become rolled up.
verb
32
1
To become curled or rolled up.
verb
31
1
To roll up tightly and make secure, as a flag to a staff or a sail to a spar.
verb
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0
To lower, roll up and secure (something, such as a sail or flag)
verb
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Origin of furl

Perhaps from French ferler from Old French ferlier to fasten ferm firm firm1 lier to bind (from Latin ligāre leig- in Indo-European roots)