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crumpleverb

uk   us   /ˈkrʌm.pl̩/
[I or T] to become, or cause something to become, full of folds that are not equal in size: This shirt crumples easily [I] If someone's face crumples, it becomes full of lines because of a strong emotion: Her face crumpled with laughter. [I] If someone crumples, they fall to the ground suddenly: The bullet hit him and he crumpled into a heap on the floor.
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