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Synonyms for wrinkleˈrɪŋ kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wrinkle, furrow, crease, crinkle, seam, line(noun)

    a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface

    Synonyms:
    kris, course, billet, short letter, assembly line, crease, melodic phrase, argumentation, railway line, argument, pedigree, product line, plication, parentage, melodic line, rail line, business line, contrast, communication channel, job, phone line, line of products, cable, bend, occupation, credit line, crimp, note, personal line of credit, flexure, line of reasoning, pipeline, descent, creese, demarcation, stemma, channel, tune, bank line, agate line, line of work, dividing line, stock, business, line of credit, furrow, lineage, wrinkle, bed, line of merchandise, origin, personal credit line, logical argument, line, fold, line of descent, melody, telephone circuit, line of business, air, bloodline, transmission line, strain, telephone line, seam, crinkle, production line, subscriber line, ancestry, blood, blood line

  2. wrinkle(noun)

    a minor difficulty

    Synonyms:
    seam, crease, crinkle, furrow, line

  3. wrinkle(verb)

    a clever method of doing something (especially something new and different)

    Synonyms:
    seam, crease, crinkle, furrow, line

  4. purse, wrinkle(verb)

    gather or contract into wrinkles or folds; pucker

    Synonyms:
    ruckle, crinkle, scrunch up, crumple, purse, crease, crisp, scrunch, rumple, wrinkle, furrow

  5. wrinkle, ruckle, crease, crinkle, scrunch, scrunch up, crisp(verb)

    make wrinkles or creases on a smooth surface; make a pressed, folded or wrinkled line in

    Synonyms:
    toast, crump, crease, crispen, ruckle, graze, rumple, crisp, hunker down, wrinkle, thud, crinkle, purse, hunker, rake, furrow, scrunch, crouch, scrunch up, crumple, squat

  6. furrow, wrinkle, crease(verb)

    make wrinkled or creased

    Synonyms:
    rut, crease, ruckle, graze, groove, chamfer, crisp, chase, crinkle, purse, rake, wrinkle, furrow, scrunch, scrunch up, crumple, rumple

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

    become wrinkled or crumpled or creased

    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. wrinkle(n.)

    Synonyms:
    furrow, crease, fold, plait, gather, pucker, rumple, corrugation, rimple

  2. wrinkle(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] notion, whim, fancy, whimsey, caprice, crotchet, vagary, freak, quirk, maggot

  3. wrinkle(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    corrugato, crease, rumple, cockle, pucker, crumple

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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Translations for wrinkle

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • جعدة, تجعدArabic
  • qırışAzerbaijani
  • маршчынаBelarusian
  • бръчка, гънкаBulgarian
  • vráskaCzech
  • krølleDanish
  • altern, zerknittern, Falte, runzelig werden, Runzel, verschrumpeln, Problem, schrumpelnGerman
  • ζαρώνω, ζάρα, ρυτίδα, πτυχήGreek
  • arrugar, aspereza, arruga, imperfecciónSpanish
  • kortsud, kortsEstonian
  • چروکPersian
  • ryppy, rypistyä, bugi, vika, lastentauti, kurtistaa, rypistää, juonne, kurtistua, virheFinnish
  • rider, froisser, ride, aspérité, plisserFrench
  • gyűrődés, barázda, redő, ránc, egyenetlenségHungarian
  • կնճիռArmenian
  • hrukka, korpaIcelandic
  • raggrinzire, asperità, spiegazzare, imperfezione, irregolarità, crepa, rugaItalian
  • 皺, しわが寄る, 皺ばむJapanese
  • 주름지다Korean
  • چرچ کردن, چرجKurdish
  • rugaLatin
  • ngene, hākorukoru, rehe, rehengaMāori
  • rimpel, kreukenDutch
  • pomarszczyć, zmarszczkaPolish
  • ruga, amassar, enrugarPortuguese
  • hawch'ayQuechua
  • cuta, zbârci, plisa, încreți, ridaRomanian
  • сморщить, мять, морщина, морщить, сморщиться, складка, смять, морщиться, сминатьRussian
  • набирати, набор, nabirati, борати, bora, nabor, borati, бораSerbo-Croatian
  • gubaSlovene
  • rrudhëAlbanian
  • kırışıklık, problem, sorun, buruşuklukTurkish
  • зморшкаUkrainian

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