Definition of Purl. Meaning of Purl. Synonyms of Purl

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Definition of Purl

Purl
Purl Purl, n. [See 3d Purl.] 1. A circle made by the notion of a fluid; an eddy; a ripple. Whose stream an easy breath doth seem to blow, Which on the sparkling gravel runs in purles, As though the waves had been of silver curls. --Drayton. 2. A gentle murmur, as that produced by the running of a liquid among obstructions; as, the purl of a brook. 3. [Perh. from F. perler, v. See Purl to mantle.] Malt liquor, medicated or spiced; formerly, ale or beer in which wormwood or other bitter herbs had been infused, and which was regarded as tonic; at present, hot beer mixed with gin, sugar, and spices. ``Drank a glass of purl to recover appetite.' --Addison. ``Drinking hot purl, and smoking pipes.' --Dickens. 4. (Zo["o]l.) A tern. [Prov. Eng.]
Purl
Purl Purl, n. 1. An embroidered and puckered border; a hem or fringe, often of gold or silver twist; also, a pleat or fold, as of a band. A triumphant chariot made of carnation velvet, enriched withpurl and pearl. --Sir P. Sidney. 2. An inversion of stitches in knitting, which gives to the work a ribbed or waved appearance. Purl stitch. Same as Purl, n., 2.

Meaning of Purl from wikipedia

- Linda Purl (born September 2, 1955) is an American actress and singer, known for her roles as Sheila Munroe in the 1982 horror film Visiting Hours, Pam...
- Purl is a 2018 American computer-animated short film written and directed by Kristen Lester with the story written by Michael Daley, Bradley Furnish, Lester...
- supports access via purl.org, purl.net, purl.info, and purl.com. OCLC are now redirecting DNS requests for purl.oclc.org to purl.org. The PURL concept allows...
- the latter, as a 'purl stitch'. The two stitches are related in that a knit stitch seen from one side of the fabric appears as a purl stitch on the other...
- Purl or wormwood ale is a drink. Purl may also refer to: Persistent uniform resource locator Personalized Uniform Resource Locator Linda Purl, an American...
- Purl or wormwood ale is an English drink. It was originally made by infusing ale with the tops of the wormwood plant, especially the variety which grows...
- below) and p means a purl stitch (p****ing through the previous loop from above). Thus, "k2, p2", means "knit two stitches, purl two stitches". Similarly...
- Pixar's YouTube channel, before being subsequently released on Disney+. Purl, Smash and Grab and Kitbull, the first three shorts of the SparkShorts program...
- stitch (k) Purl stitch (p) Variations Elongated stitch Plaited stitch, also known as a twisted stitch (k tbl, p tbl) Slip stitch, may be knit or purl stitch...
- won the Academy Award for Best Actress. Arnaz was married to actress Linda Purl from 1980 to 1981. On October 8, 1987, Arnaz married Amy Laura Bargiel. They...
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