Webster 1913 Edition
To change into curd; to coagulate;
as, rennet causes milk to.
To thicken; to congeal.
Then Mary could feel her heart’s blood
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
To change into curd; to cause to coagulate.“To curdle whites of eggs”
To congeal or thicken.
My chill blood is
curdledin my veins.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To coagulate or concrete; to thicken, or change into curd. Milk curdles by a mixture of runnet.
2.To thicken; to congeal; as, the blood curdles in the veins.
1.To change into curd; to cause to thicken, coagulate, or concrete. Runnet or brandy curdles milk.
At Florence they curdle their milk with artichoke flowers.
2.To congeal or thicken. The recital curdled my blood.