rimple

[ rim-puh l ]
/ ˈrɪm pəl /

noun

a wrinkle.

verb (used with or without object), rim·pled, rim·pling.

to wrinkle; crumple; crease.

Nearby words

  1. rimose,
  2. rimosely,
  3. rimosity,
  4. rimous,
  5. rimouski,
  6. rimrock,
  7. rimsky-korsakov,
  8. rimstone,
  9. rimu,
  10. rimula

Origin of rimple

1400–50; late Middle English; compare Middle Dutch, Middle Low German rimpel; akin to rumple

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