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Wrinkle

Wrin´kle
n.1.A winkle.
1.
1.A small ridge, prominence, or furrow formed by the shrinking or contraction of any smooth substance; a corrugation; a crease; a slight fold; as, wrinkle in the skin; a wrinkle in cloth.
2.hence, any roughness; unevenness.
Not the least wrinkle to deform the sky.
- Dryden.
3.A notion or fancy; a whim; as, to have a new wrinkle.
v. t.1.To contract into furrows and prominences; to make a wrinkle or wrinkles in; to corrugate; as, wrinkle the skin or the brow.
2.Hence, to make rough or uneven in any way.
To wrinkle at
to sneer at.
- Marston.
v. i.1.To shrink into furrows and ridges.
Noun1.wrinkle - a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface; "his face has many lines"; "ironing gets rid of most wrinkles"
Synonyms: crinkle, furrow, crease, seam, line
2.wrinkle - a minor difficulty; "they finally have the wrinkles pretty well ironed out"
3.wrinkle - a clever method of doing something (especially something new and different)
Verb1.wrinkle - gather or contract into wrinkles or folds; pucker; "purse ones's lips"
Synonyms: purse
2.wrinkle - make wrinkles or creases into a smooth surface; "The dress got wrinkled"
3.wrinkle - make wrinkled or creased; "furrow one's brow"
Synonyms: crease, furrow
4.wrinkle - become wrinkled or crumpled or creased; "This fabric won't wrinkle"
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