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wrinkles

noun
plural of wrinkle

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a small fold in a soft and otherwise smooth surface
  • the old woman's face creased into wrinkles as she smiled
  • the curtains cascaded onto the floor in ripples and wrinkles

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2 something (as a device) created for the first time through the use of the imagination
  • the latest wrinkle in digital photography

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wrinkles

verb
present tense third-person singular of wrinkle

Synonyms & Antonyms of wrinkles (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to develop creases or folds
  • if you don't fold clothes promptly after drying, they'll wrinkle

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2 to create (as by crushing) an irregular mass of creases in
  • sitting down on the bedspread wrinkled it

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“Wrinkles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wrinkles. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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