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crinkle

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of crinkle

  1. a small fold in a soft and otherwise smooth surface little crinkles at the corners of his mouth showed whenever he smiled Synonyms of crinkle crease, crimp, wrinkle, furrowWords Related to crinkle corrugation, layer, loop, plait, pleat, ply, pucker, seam, tuck; crow's-foot


crinkle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of crinkle

  1. 1 to make small sounds usually by rubbing or moving a paper seat cover that crinkles with every move Synonyms of crinkle rustle Words Related to crinkle crackle, crepitate; creak, squeak; swoosh, whoosh; babble, gurgle, murmur, sigh, whisper

  2. 2 to create (as by crushing) an irregular mass of creases in crinkled the candy wrapper up and threw it away Synonyms of crinkle crumple, rumple, scrunch, wrinkleWords Related to crinkle corrugate, crease, crimp, fold, pleat, pucker, ruck; crisp, ripple, ruffle; contract, furrow, knit; mess (up), muss (up)Near Antonyms of crinkle even, iron, press, straighten; unfold; neaten, tidyAntonyms of crinkle flatten, iron out, smooth, smoothen, uncrumple

  3. 3 to develop creases or folds her forehead crinkled in consternation when her guests failed to arrive on time Synonyms of crinkle crease, wrinkle, furrow, rumpleWords Related to crinkle collapse, crumple, double, fold



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