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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

    "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. 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

    "crimp hair"

    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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