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Definition of "curdling" [curdling]

  • Present participle of curdle. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "curdling" in a sentence
  • "Page 19 are chilled, their affection hurried back on themselves in curdling horror, with pity ineffable, and sorrow that cannot be repressed, we are united in saying, let the will of the law be done!"
  • "Constance, on guard at the moment, perceived the slight "curdling" of space which presages the appearance of the terminus of a hyper-spatial tube and gave the alarm."
  • "Alas, Christmas day was so near I could not celebrate my festival on that day; but another day might find us just as happy; and after all it would be "curdling" too much joy into one of the shortest of our days."