Translation of "coil" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /kɔɪl/ us /kɔɪl/

a long piece of wire, rope, etc. curled into several circles

a coil of rope
verb uk /kɔɪl/ us /kɔɪl/ also coil up

to twist something into circles, or to become twisted into circles

Her hair was coiled in a bun on top of her head.

(Translation of “coil” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)