purl

All Noun Verb Adjective
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  • Dr. Purling felt there was nothing more required of him, so he quietly died. Cited from The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood, by Arthur Griffiths
  • Here again they are attached with the help of pieces of purl. Cited from Embroidery and Tapestry Weaving, by Grace Christie
  • Purling, having thrown herself into several attitudes, fell at length into a chair. Cited from The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood, by Arthur Griffiths
  • Purling as much as told me that if her son married this cousin he would be disinherited. Cited from The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood, by Arthur Griffiths
  • Brooks enough to turn all the mills in the world go purling through them. Cited from Italian Journeys, by William Dean Howells
  • Purling had never known him like this before. Cited from The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood, by Arthur Griffiths
  • Purling returned to Australia and later moved to the United States where he currently resides.
  • The PURL is where a company can gain information about the consumer through the requested information.
  • But yet Mrs. Purling could find no fault with her son. Cited from The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood, by Arthur Griffiths
  • Far beneath her New Hope River purled and sparkled in the morning sun. Cited from Darkness and Dawn, by George Allan England
  • And Harold passed on to the little morning-room which Mrs. Purling called her own. Cited from The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood, by Arthur Griffiths
  • Join into a round, and purl one round. Cited from The Ladies' Work-Book, by Unknown
  • A particular kind of purl makes this border look very like guipure lace. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • Do not take out the pin before all the purl and all the stitches are completed and joined together. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • Men have no need to dam up a little purling brook. Cited from The Story of My Life, by Ellen Terry
  • The last purl is not worked in the last circle. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • This is to allow continued resolution of the resource if the PURL changes.
  • There was more water on it than they expected to see, and here and there were cracks, where the water purled up. Cited from The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, by Selma Lagerloef
  • In my horror I almost expected to hear the purling of a babe. Cited from Friday, the Thirteenth, by Thomas W. Lawson
  • Language that might have opened Mrs. Purling's eyes. Cited from The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood, by Arthur Griffiths
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Meaning of purl

  • noun Gold or silver wire thread
  • noun A basic knitting stitch
  • verb Knit with a purl stitch
  • verb Edge or border with gold or silver embroidery
  • verb Embroider with gold or silver thread