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Definitions of coil

  1. To wind. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. To wind spirally. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. To gather together, or wind in rings as a rope, a serpent. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. To wind into rings. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. make without a wheel; of pottery Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. to wind or move in a spiral course; "the muscles and nerves of his fine drawn body were coiling for action"; "black smoke coiling up into the sky"; "the young people gyrated on the dance floor" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. To gather or wind round into a ring, as a rope or a serpent. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. To gather or wind into a circular heap, as a rope or serpent. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. reactor consisting of a spiral of insulated wire that introduces inductance into a circuit Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. tubing that is wound in a spiral Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. a transformer that supplies high voltage to spark plugs in a gasoline engine Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. make without a potter's wheel; "This famous potter hand-builds all of her vessels" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  14. To wind cylindrically or spirally; as, to coil a rope when not in use; the snake coiled itself before springing. Newage Dictionary DB
  15. To encircle and hold with, or as with, coils. Newage Dictionary DB
  16. To wind itself cylindrically or spirally; to form a coil; to wind; -- often with about or around. Newage Dictionary DB
  17. A ring, series of rings, or spiral, into which a rope, or other like thing, is wound. Newage Dictionary DB
  18. Fig.: Entanglement; toil; mesh; perplexity. Newage Dictionary DB
  19. A series of connected pipes in rows or layers, as in a steam heating apparatus. Newage Dictionary DB
  20. A noise, tumult, bustle, or confusion. Newage Dictionary DB
  21. A rope gathered into a ring; anything like it; a spiral; a series of connected pipes in windings, layers, etc., a continuous spiral of conducting material. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  22. One of the rings into which a rope is gathered. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  23. Ring into which a flexible body is wound; confusion; noise. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  24. A ring or spiral; perplexity. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  25. Confusion or tumult; turmoil. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  26. Trouble; turmoil. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  27. A rope gathered into a circular heap. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for coil

  1. With a full assurance of a crown of unfading glory in Heaven he threw off the mortal coil and was numbered with the dead. – Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution by L. Carroll Judson
  2. They would come over, nearly every day, at morning or evening, and practise " coil or make some other plan or errand; and so there came to be always something going on at the Holabirds', and if the other girls wanted it, they had to come where it was. – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
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