Origin of crumple
OTHER WORDS FROM crumplecrumply, adjectiveun·crum·pling, adjective
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How to use crumple in a sentence
Failing to account for the presence of your dog in that vehicle undermines every seatbelt, airbag, and crumple zone you just rolled into a monthly payment.
The entire front of the car in front of the cabin is a crumple zone designed to absorb the impact in a crash before the energy can make its way to the cells.Hyundai plans to build dozens of vehicles on its new modular EV platform|Stan Horaczek|December 3, 2020|Popular-Science
But people were shocked to see Rice actually throw the punch and to watch her crumple.Ray Rice Should Have Remembered His 'Kindness' Anti-Bullying Wristband|Michael Daly|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The man who would face a cannon's mouth would falter before the face of a woman whom he could crumple with one hand.You Never Know Your Luck, Complete|Gilbert Parker
The life went out of her like the flame from a dying candle, and she seemed to shrink and crumple and to sway upon her feet."Persons Unknown"|Virginia Tracy
They can't endure it; so much goodness breaks down their wing arches, and the glorious ones crumple together like tissue-paper.A Girl's Student Days and After|Jeannette Marks
She will wear a lovely dress she calls a tea-gown, all soft and lacey, and she doesn't mind how much I crumple it.
Then he seemed to crumple up entirely, and, falling forward, rolled with a loud splash into the river.The Hero of Panama|F. S. Brereton