wrinkle

/ˈrɪŋkəl/

  • Noun
  • a small line or fold that appears on your skin as you grow older
    1. They claim that this cream will reduce wrinkles.
  • a small fold in the surface of clothing, paper, etc.
    1. wrinkle-free pants
    2. I ran my hands over my skirt to smooth out the wrinkles.
  • a surprising or unexpected occurrence in a story or series of events
    1. Here's the latest wrinkle in the story—we find out that the villain is actually the hero's father!
  • a clever technique, trick, or idea
    1. He has added some new wrinkles to his game.
  • to fix the small problems in something
    1. We still have to iron out a few more wrinkles in the schedule.
  • Verb
  • to develop wrinkles
    1. Linen clothing wrinkles easily.
    2. Moisture caused the wallpaper to wrinkle and peel.
    3. His brow wrinkled as he thought about the question.
  • to cause (something) to develop wrinkles
    1. Try not to wrinkle your trousers.
    2. She wrinkled (up) her nose in disgust.

Những từ liên quan với WRINKLE

tuck, twist, purse, line, ridge, crisp, furrow, pleat, crumple, depression, ruck, compress, crease, contraction, gather, scrunch, pucker, rumple