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crinkle

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ˈkrɪŋkl/
to become covered in small lines or folds, or to make something become covered in small lines or foldsRough, irregular and uneven
crinkly adjective Something that is crinkly has crinkles in it.Rough, irregular and uneven
Translations of “crinkle”
in Vietnamese làm nhàu…
in Spanish arrugar(se)…
in Thai ทำให้เป็นรอยย่นหรือลอน…
in Malaysian renyuk…
in French se froisser…
in German sich kräuseln…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)變皺,(使)起皺…
in Indonesian mengerut…
in Russian мять(ся)…
in Turkish buruş(tur)mak, kıvırmak, kıvrıştırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)变皱,(使)起皱…
in Polish marszczyć (się)…
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