Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / ruckle
FEEDBACK
See definition of ruckle on Dictionary.com
  • as inpucker
  • as inpucker

synonyms for ruckle

  • crease
  • crinkle
  • crumple
  • fold
  • furrow
  • plait
  • ruck
  • crinkle
  • cockle
  • compress
  • condense
  • contract
  • crease
  • crumple
  • fold
  • furrow
  • gather
  • knit
  • purse
  • ruffle
  • squeeze
  • tighten
  • ruck up
  • screw up
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for ruckle

MOST RELEVANT
  • smoothness
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • free
  • give
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • loose
  • loosen
  • spread
  • stretch
  • open
  • smooth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Hello, Hominids! Here’s A High-Minded Word Quiz!
START THE QUIZ

How to use ruckle in a sentence

It is not too much to say that almost every step of the weary sultry way was in pain, and I reached Ujiji a mere ruckle of bones.
HOW I FOUND LIVINGSTONEHENRY M. STANLEY
Proceeding up the west coast of Tanganyika, he reached Ujiji on the 14th of March 1869, “a ruckle of bones.”
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 16, SLICE 7VARIOUS
Except this cantering mutter and a death-ruckle on the bed all was still in the darkling room.
THE LAST MIRACLEM. P. SHIEL
Suddenly, the dead silence struck me: my ear missed the "ruckle," and the occasional exclamations of delight.
THE SUBSTANCE OF A DREAM F. W. BAIN
Ruckle and Olmstead owned the portage on the south side of the river, and their steamer was the Wasco.
LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 1 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
Ruckle and Olmstead owned the portage on the south side of the River, and their steamer was the Wasco.
THE COLUMBIA RIVERWILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO RUCKLE

  • crease
  • crinkle
  • crumple
  • fold
  • furrow
  • plait
  • ruck
  • ruckle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.