Meaning of “crinkle” in the English Dictionary

"crinkle" in British English

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crinkleverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈkrɪŋ.kəl/ us /ˈkrɪŋ.kəl/
crinkle
noun [ C ] uk us
crinkled
adjective uk /ˈkrɪŋ.kəld/ us /ˈkrɪŋ.kəld/
crinkly
adjective uk /ˈkrɪŋ.kli/ us /ˈkrɪŋ.kli/

(Definition of “crinkle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"crinkle" in American English

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crinkleverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈkrɪŋ·kəl/

to have or cause to have many little lines and folds:

[ I ] The paper was old and crinkled.
crinkle
noun [ C ] us /ˈkrɪŋ·kəl/

The machine won’t take your bills unless you smooth out the crinkles.
crinkly
adjective us /ˈkrɪŋ·kə·li, ˈkrɪŋk·li/

I love those crinkly French fries.

(Definition of “crinkle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)