Usage examples for coiled

  1. The hammer is upon a shaft in bearings, and is held in the position shown by an open coiled spring. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  2. I coiled the rope with some success, and proceeded to nail it to her head with the hairpins. – Some Experiences of an Irish R.M. by E. OE. Somerville Martin Ross
  3. Without further words, Ellenor coiled tighter the thick hair that looked too heavy for her small head, stuck through it a dull gold pin, and stepped out into the small garden. – Where Deep Seas Moan by E. Gallienne-Robin