My skin is forever freckled and wrinkled—but I have my daughter with me and I am happy to be invisible I suppose.
When they are done, the casing has transformed from translucent membrane into chewy, wrinkled coat.
In some homes, they are called vecchiarelle—little old ladies—because their wrinkled surface resembles the skin of an old woman.
Meanwhile, I sit in my wrinkled, ill-fitting blazer, sweaty from nerves and running to get to this interview on time.
Her own friends cringe at the thought of their pal having to hop in bed with such a wrinkled old codger.
It was a little old woman, her face all wrinkled and puckered.
As the crust of the earth was so thin, it bent and wrinkled easily.
wrinkled clothes and dusty black derby hat, he was conspicuous in the peacockean scene.
His face, after its Sunday shave, wrinkled into a really bright smile.
And then, a wrinkled face at a window appeared to end the coming disclosure, for Douglas was softening.
c.1400 (implied in wrinkling), probably from stem of Old English gewrinclod "wrinkled, crooked, winding," past participle of gewrinclian "to wind, crease," from perfective prefix ge- + -wrinclian "to wind," from Proto-Germanic *wrankjan (see wrench (v.)). Related: Wrinkled.
"fold or crease in the extenal body," late 14c.; in cloth or clothing from early 15c., probably from wrinkle (v.). Meaning "defect, problem" first recorded 1640s; that of "idea, device, notion" (especially a new one) is from 1817.
[origin of first sense unknown; perhaps fr the same semantic impulse as twist in a similar sense, referring to a quick shift in course; perhaps a reference to a lack of plain simplicity in dress or decoration, and the prevalence of stylish pleats, folds, etc, since the earliest form is without all wrinkles; second sense fr the notion of ironing the wrinkles out of something]