1. to gather into a compact roll and bind securely, as a sail against a spar or a flag against its staff. verb (used without object)
2. to become furled. noun
3. the act of furling.
4. something furled, as a roll. Idioms
5. furl in a body, Nautical. to furl (a square sail) with loose canvas gathered at the mast, so as to make a harbor furl.
6. furl in the bunt, Nautical. to furl (a square sail) by gathering canvas upward, so as to load the yard equally a
"umbrellas can be furled."
"flags can be furled."
"booms can be furled."
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