crepey

or crep·y

[ krey-pee ]
/ ˈkreɪ pi /
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adjective, crep·i·er, crep·i·est.

(especially of the skin) having a wrinkled surface: crepey eyelids.
like crepe or crepe paper: a thin, crepey skirt.

Nearby words

  1. crepe myrtle,
  2. crepe paper,
  3. crepe rubber,
  4. crepehanger,
  5. creperie,
  6. crepitant,
  7. crepitant rale,
  8. crepitate,
  9. crepitation,
  10. crepitus

Origin of crepey


Related formscrep·i·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for crepy

crepy

crepey

/ (ˈkreɪpɪ) /

adjective -ier or -iest

(esp of the skin) having a dry wrinkled appearance like crepe
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