crinkle–crankle

noun crin·kle–cran·kle \¦kriŋkəl¦kraŋkəl\

Definition of crinkle–crankle

plural

-s

  1. :  a winding in and out :  sinuosity, zigzag

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Origin and Etymology of crinkle–crankle

crinkle + crankle


First Known Use: 1598


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