Synonyms and Antonyms of rumple
to create (as by crushing) an irregular mass of creases in
- The guest rumpled the antique bedspread by lying down on it.
corrugate, crease, crimp, fold, pleat, pucker, ruck
crisp, ripple, ruffle
contract, furrow, knit
mess (up), muss (up)
to develop creases or folds
- The linen skirt rumpled as soon as she started wearing it.
to undo the proper order or arrangement of
- The aunt would invariably rumple the little boy's hair whenever she came to visit.
confuse, derange, disarrange, disarray, discompose, dishevel, disjoint, dislocate, disorder, disorganize, disrupt, disturb, hash, jumble, mess (up), mix (up), muddle, muss, scramble, shuffle, tousle, tumble, upset
align (also aline), line, line up, queue
classify, codify, methodize, systematize, systemize
groom, make up, spruce (up)
arrange, array, dispose, draw up, marshal (also marshall), order, organize, range, regulate, straighten (up), tidy