thin paper densely wrinkled to resemble crepe, used for decorating, wrapping, etc.
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Origin of crepe paper
First recorded in 1890–95
Also called crepe.
Related formscrepe-pa·per, adjective
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Examples from the Web for crepe paper
Sit down here in the parlor and gaze at the crepe-paper oranges while I powder my nose and get into some street clothes.Dawn O'Hara, The Girl Who Laughed|Edna Ferber
British Dictionary definitions for crepe paper
thin crinkled coloured paper, resembling crepe and used for decorations
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