/kring"keuhl/, v., crinkled, crinkling, n.
v.t., v.i.
1. to wrinkle; crimple; ripple.
2. to make slight, sharp sounds; rustle.
3. to turn or wind in many little bends and twists.
4. a wrinkle or ripple.
5. a crinkling sound.
6. a turn or twist.
[1350-1400; ME crinklen; akin to OE crincan to bend, yield, D krinkelen to crinkle; see CRINGLE, CRINGE, CRANK, -LE]

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