- a wrinkle.
- to wrinkle; crumple; crease.
Origin of rimple
1400–50; late Middle English; compare Middle Dutch, Middle Low German rimpel; akin to rumple
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Related Words for rimplebend, circumvolution, cockle, convolution, corrugation, crease, crimp, crinkle, crumple, furrow, gather, gathering, groove, lap, layer, loop, overlap, plait, pleat, plica
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Historical Examples of rimple
It's only skin-deep; just on the surface, like a cat's-paw on the water; it's nothin' but a rimple like, and no more.