crinkled

past tense of crinkle
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as in rustled
to make small sounds usually by rubbing or moving a paper seat cover that crinkles with every move

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as in furrowed
to develop creases or folds her forehead crinkled in consternation when her guests failed to arrive on time

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“Crinkled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crinkled. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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