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synonyms for crumpled

  • channelled
  • creased
  • crinkled
  • flexed
  • fluted
  • folded
  • furrowed
  • puckered
  • roughened
  • rumpled
  • wrinkled

antonyms for crumpled

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  • flat
  • smooth
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How to use crumpled in a sentence

A stranger, seeming a little embarrassed to interrupt, stands there in a crumpled tan suit.
WHAT FLOOR?SOPHIA NGUYENFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Whether this was the seed of something — or just dinner with a stranger — seemed less important as I turned on the oven, smoothed out my crumpled menu, and started to cook.
LOVE, LONELINESS, AND THE CHICKEN IN MY FREEZERELAZAR SONTAGFEBRUARY 9, 2021EATER
There it was, he said, stuffed in a crumpled ball behind a locked metal barricade 4 feet below the pavement.
MY FRIEND, THE MURDEREREUGENE ROBINSONNOVEMBER 24, 2020OZY
I began thinking about a crumpled sheet of paper more than 20 years ago, early in my scientific career.
A SCIENTIST WHO DELIGHTS IN THE MUNDANESTEVE NADISOCTOBER 26, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
In 2020, time and again, the crumpled paper hurled into the corner was the work of the scientists.
INSIDE THE FALL OF THE CDCBY JAMES BANDLER, PATRICIA CALLAHAN, SEBASTIAN ROTELLA AND KIRSTEN BERGOCTOBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
This was the standard treatment at the time — the “crumpled piece of paper” model that Jeanmarie Perrone mentioned.
THE OPIOID TRAGEDY, PART 2: “IT’S NOT A DEATH SENTENCE” (EP. 403)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJANUARY 23, 2020FREAKONOMICS
He returned to the vestibule with the strip folded and somewhat crumpled in his hand.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The impact dragged down on the speed of the roadster so that the rear right fender was only crumpled by the brick work.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
So saying, Mr. Mudge rose, drew from his pocket—his waistcoat pocket—a crumpled piece of paper, and handed it over.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Finally, Burkey crumpled against the wall, one eye closed, the other looking sleepy.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO CRUMPLED

  • channelled
  • creased
  • crinkled
  • crumpled
  • flexed
  • fluted
  • folded
  • furrowed
  • puckered
  • roughened
  • rumpled
  • wrinkled
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.