scrunch


scrunch

verb

Definition of SCRUNCH

1
to create (as by crushing) an irregular mass of creases in <scrunched up the shirt and tossed it in the laundry>
Near Antonyms even, iron, press, straighten; unfold; neaten, tidy
2
to lie low with the limbs close to the body <the climbers scrunched down on the leeward side of a large boulder and waited for the storm to pass>
Synonyms couch, huddle, hunch, hunker (down), scrunch, squat, squinch
Related Words curl up
3
to press or strike against or together so as to make a scraping sound <scrunched loose gravel with every footstep>

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