Meaning of WRINKLE in English


I. noun

a small linear prominence or depression on a surface

a benign old face netted with wrinkles

Synonyms: corrugation, crease, crinkle, fold, furrow, plica, ridge, rimple, rivel, ruck

Related Word: crow's foot; pleat, pucker

II. verb

Synonyms: crumple 1, crimp, crimple, crinkle, rimple, ruck (up), ||ruckle, rumple, screw, scrunch

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