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Synonyms for crumpleˈkrʌm pəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crumble, crumple, tumble, break down, collapse(verb)

    fall apart

    "the building crumbled after the explosion"; "Negotiations broke down"

    Synonyms:
    topple, crease, collapse, analyze, buckle, crack, crack up, rumple, cave in, fail, snap, twig, whirl, go bad, tumble, break up, decay, cotton on, give, crock up, knit, get wise, conk out, analyse, whirl around, fall apart, give out, crumble, cockle, catch on, go, fall in, get onto, wrinkle, break, crumple, pucker, die, decompose, get it, latch on, dissect, break down, give way, crush, take apart, dilapidate, burst, lose it, crinkle, founder, tip

  2. buckle, crumple(verb)

    fold or collapse

    "His knees buckled"

    Synonyms:
    break down, heave, buckle, clasp, knit, crease, tumble, crumple, crinkle, collapse, crumble, rumple, pucker, wrinkle, cockle, warp

  3. pucker, rumple, cockle, crumple, knit(verb)

    to gather something into small wrinkles or folds

    "She puckered her lips"

    Synonyms:
    ripple, ruffle up, entwine, tumble, rumple, pucker, break down, crease, riffle, wrinkle, collapse, ruck up, gather, crumble, buckle, ruck, knit, tuck, ruffle, mess up, crinkle, cockle, crumple, undulate

  4. rumple, crumple, wrinkle, crease, crinkle(verb)

    become wrinkled or crumpled or creased

    "This fabric won't wrinkle"

    Synonyms:
    ruffle up, furrow, ruckle, crease, graze, rumple, pucker, break down, collapse, wrinkle, purse, crumble, buckle, rake, knit, tumble, ruffle, mess up, crinkle, crisp, scrunch up, cockle, crumple, scrunch

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crumple(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    wrinkle, rumple


Translations for crumple

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  • раздробявам, мачкам се, набръчквам се, мачкам, набръчквамBulgarian
  • muchlat, hroutit, mačkat, krčitCzech
  • zerknittern, knüllenGerman
  • σωριάζω, καταρρέω, ζαρώνω, τσαλακώνω, σωριάζομαιGreek
  • rypistää, lyyhistyä, rutistaa, rypistyäFinnish
  • se froisser, froisser, chiffonner, s'effondrerFrench
  • しわくちゃJapanese
  • amassarPortuguese
  • cocoloșiRomanian
  • морщиться, мять, скомкать, смять, сминать, комкать, мятьсяRussian
  • zgužvatiSerbo-Croatian

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