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crumpled


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Crumple  \Crum"ple\  (kr[u^]m"p'l),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Crumpled} 
  (-p'ld);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Crumpling}  (-pl?ng).]  [Dim.  fr 
  crump,  a.] 
  To  draw  or  press  into  wrinkles  or  folds;  to  crush  together; 
  to  rumple;  as  to  crumple  paper. 
 
  They  crumpled  it  into  all  shapes,  and  diligently 
  scanned  every  wrinkle  that  could  be  made  --Addison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  crumpled 
  adj  1:  having  wrinkles;  "crumpled  paper";  "her  skirt  had  become 
  creased";  "a  rumpled  gray  suit"  [syn:  {creased},  {rumpled}] 
  2:  of  metal  e.g.;  "bent  nails";  "a  car  with  a  crumpled  front 
  end";  "dented  fenders"  [syn:  {bent},  {dented}] 




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