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Synonyms for crimpkrɪmp

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

    an angular or rounded shape made by folding

    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

    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

    crease, fold, bend, plication, flexure, crimper

  4. crimp, pinch(verb)

    make ridges into by pinching together

    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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crimp(v. a.)

    curl, crisp

  2. crimp(v. a.)

    plait, form into ridges

  3. crimp(n.)

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

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