crumple
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈkɹʌmpəl/
Noun

crumple (plural crumples)

  1. A crease, wrinkle, or irregular fold.
Verb

crumple (crumples, present participle crumpling; past and past participle crumpled)

  1. (transitive) To rumple; to press into wrinkles by crushing together.
  2. (transitive) To cause to collapse.
  3. (intransitive) To become wrinkled.
  4. (intransitive, figurative) To collapse.
Translations Translations
  • French: se froisser
  • Portuguese: amassar
  • Russian: мо́рщиться
  • Spanish: arrugar
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