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crimps

noun
plural of crimp

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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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crimps

verb
present tense third-person singular of crimp

Synonyms & Antonyms of crimps (Entry 2 of 2)

1 as in tweaks

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“Crimps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crimps. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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