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Garlicky breadcrumbs and breezy mint lend their charms to campanelle strewn with springy rock shrimp, and I love how the pasta catches bits of anchovy and capers in its ruffles.

Drizzled with smoked tomato honey, lamb is staged multiple ways on a shareable plate that turns shaved squash into pretty yellow ruffles and tucks some meat into tasty peppers.

The hems were slashed open horizontally—as if a ruffle was in danger of spinning right off the garment.

Better, says Mr Ruffle, to discourage the practice of including a photo altogether.

Besides I have some things to put into my trunk, and I want to put a ruffle into my wrapper that I may have it all ready.

Win' ruffle up he ha'r, yit he aint move; sun shine down 'pun 'im, yit he aint move.

How should I be watchful to see that nothing should ruffle your spirits?

Close to the stream her eye caught the tattered black ruffle and the note pinned to it.

But his time did not pass away thus without some vexatious cares to ruffle it.


On this page you'll find 154 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ruffle, such as: dishevel, rumple, cockle, confuse, crease, and crinkle.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.