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crimp

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a small fold in a soft and otherwise smooth surface
  • a small crimp in the dollar bill prevented it from being accepted by the bill changer
  • made a tiny little crimp in the corner of the Queen of Spades

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crimp

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of crimp (Entry 2 of 2)

1 as in tweak

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2 as in fold, crease

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The first known use of crimp was in 1712

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“Crimp.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crimp. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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