Definition of Burl. Meaning of Burl. Synonyms of Burl

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Definition of Burl

Burl
Burl Burl, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Burled; p. pr. & vb. n. Burling.] [OE. burle stuffing, or a knot in cloth; cf. F. bourlet, bourrelet, OF. bourel, a wreath or a roll of cloth, linen, or leather, stuffed with flocks, etc., dim. of bourre. [root]92. See Bur.] To dress or finish up (cloth); to pick knots, burs, loose threads, etc., from, as in finishing cloth. Burling iron, a peculiar kind of nippers or tweezers used in burling woolen cloth.
Burl
Burl Burl, n. 1. A knot or lump in thread or cloth. 2. An overgrown knot, or an excrescence, on a tree; also, veneer made from such excrescences.

Meaning of Burl from wikipedia

- A burl (American English) or bur or burr (UK English) is a tree growth in which the grain has grown in a deformed manner. It is commonly found in the form...
- Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives (June 14, 1909 – April 14, 1995) was an American singer, musician, actor, and author. Ives began as an itinerant singer and banjoist...
- This is a list of works by American folk singer Burl Ives. Okeh Presents the Wayfaring Stranger (1941, Okeh K-3, 4 records, 10 inch, 78 rpm) The Wayfaring...
- Milton Berle (born Mendel Berlinger; Yiddish: ‏מענדעל בערלינגער‎; July 12, 1908 – March 27, 2002) was an American comedian and actor. Berle's career as...
- Burling is a surname with English origins, more specifically it derives from Es**** and Cambridgeshire a habitational name from a place in Kent named Birling...
- Nathan Burl Cain, I (born July 2, 1942), is the commissioner of the Mississippi Department of Corrections and the former warden at the Louisiana State...
- Covington & Burling LLP is an international law firm with offices in Beijing, Brussels, Frankfurt, Dubai, Johannesburg, London, Los Angeles, New York...
- Robbins Burling (April 18, 1926 – January 7, 2021) was an American professor of anthropology and sociolinguistics. Burling was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota...
- Burl is the given name of: Burl Barer (born 1947), American author and literary historian best known for his work on the character of Simon Templar, aka...
- Thurl Arthur Ravenscroft (/ˈθɜːrl ˈreɪvənzkrɒft/; February 6, 1914 – May 22, 2005) was an American actor, voice actor and b**** singer known as the booming...
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