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Synonyms for crimpkrɪmp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fold, crease, plication, flexure, crimp, bend(noun)

    an angular or rounded shape made by folding

    Synonyms:
    turn, sheep pen, curve, flexure, plication, bending, sheepcote, faithful, flexion, bend, bend dexter, crease, crimp, wrinkle, seam, twist, flection, creese, plica, sheepfold, pleating, fold, line, furrow, folding, crinkle, crook, congregation, crimper, flock, kris

  2. crimp, crimper(noun)

    someone who tricks or coerces men into service as sailors or soldiers

    Synonyms:
    flexure, crease, hair curler, fold, roller, crimper, bend, crimp, plication, curler

  3. crimp(verb)

    a lock of hair that has been artificially waved or curled

    Synonyms:
    crease, fold, bend, plication, flexure, crimper

  4. crimp, pinch(verb)

    make ridges into by pinching together

    Synonyms:
    tweet, twitch, crape, filch, sneak, hook, snarf, kink up, frizz, frizzle, crimp, twinge, cabbage, nobble, pinch, squeeze, kink, lift, top, swipe, purloin, pilfer, vellicate, abstract

  5. crimp, crape, frizzle, frizz, kink up, kink(verb)

    curl tightly

    Synonyms:
    kink, curve, crimp, curl, pinch, kink up, frizz, crepe, frizzle, crape

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crimp(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    curl, crisp

  2. crimp(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    plait, form into ridges

  3. crimp(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] decoyman (for the military service), insnarer, trapanner


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