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Princeton's WordNet

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

    an angular or rounded shape made by folding

    "a fold in the napkin"; "a crease in his trousers"; "a plication on her blouse"; "a flexure of the colon"; "a bend of his elbow"

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

    a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface

    "his face has many lines"; "ironing gets rid of most wrinkles"

    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

  3. kris, creese, crease(verb)

    a Malayan dagger with a wavy blade

    wrinkle, flexure, line, kris, crease, crinkle, fold, bend, seam, crimp, plication, creese, furrow

  4. 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

    "The dress got wrinkled"; "crease the paper like this to make a crane"

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

  5. furrow, wrinkle, crease(verb)

    make wrinkled or creased

    "furrow one's brow"

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

  6. graze, crease, rake(verb)

    scrape gently

    "graze the skin"

    pasture, crease, furrow, scan, ruckle, graze, rumple, skim, browse, crisp, run down, crop, range, glance over, rake, wrinkle, scrunch, crinkle, scrunch up, crumple

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

    become wrinkled or crumpled or creased

    "This fabric won't wrinkle"

    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

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List of paraphrases:

furrow, fold

Translations for crease

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • мяцьBelarusian
  • одрасквам, прегъвам, измачквам, мъна, гънка, прегъвкаBulgarian
  • rýha, udělat záhyb, mnout, vráska, záhybCzech
  • Falte, BügelfalteGerman
  • arruga, pliegue, arrugar, rayaSpanish
  • maalialue, ryppy, maalivahti, prässi, naarmuttaa, prässätä, taitos, raapaista, taittaa, laskos, laskostaa, alue, rypistää, rajaviiva, maalivahdinalueFinnish
  • pliFrench
  • súrol, élHungarian
  • ծալք, փոթ, կնճիռArmenian
  • brotIcelandic
  • 折り目Japanese
  • plooi, kreukelDutch
  • foldNorwegian
  • miąćPolish
  • enrugar, dobra, roçar, rugaPortuguese
  • загиб, стрелка, сморщить, мять, сминать, складка, смять, загибать, морщить, загнуть, вратарская площадкаRussian
  • nabor, наборSerbo-Croatian
  • mäťSlovak
  • metiSlovene
  • veck, målområdeSwedish
  • mkunjoSwahili
  • örselemek, kırışıklık, buruşturmak, kırıştırmakTurkish
  • м᾽ятиUkrainian

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