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crease

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of crease

  1. a small fold in a soft and otherwise smooth surface <rolling, rather than folding, your clothes when you pack will usually prevent a lot of creases> Synonyms wrinkle, crimp, crinkle, furrowRelated Words corrugation, layer, loop, plait, pleat, ply, pucker, seam, tuck; crow's-foot




crease

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of crease

  1. to develop creases or folds <her face creased with worry> Synonyms wrinkle, crinkle, furrow, rumpleRelated Words collapse, crumple, double, fold





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