Synonyms for Curlicue:

n.

Patterning, overlay, border, adornment, decoration, embellishment, detailing, trim, ornament, decor. coil (noun)
whorl, roll, scroll.
convolution (noun)
coil.
curlicue (noun)
squiggle, roll, ringlet, coil, scroll, gyre, whorl, curl.
decoration (noun)
ornament.
spiral (noun)
gyre.
wave (noun)
curl.

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Other relevant words:
Patterning, overlay, border, adornment, decoration, embellishment, detailing, trim, ornament, decor.

Usage examples for curlicue

  1. Knowing that the King would certainly have their heads cut off for allowing the Prince to escape, they then agreed to say that he was ill, and after making the smallest among them look as much like Prince Curlicue as possible, they put him into his bed and sent to inform the King. – The Red Fairy Book by Various