Synonyms for rumple
- mess up
- muss up
- ruck up
- screw up
Antonyms for rumple
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RUMPLE
"I think there is more in him than we know," said Rumple in a patronizing tone.
Oh, I don't know what to do, and it was dreadful of Rumple to forget!
"I wish that I could discover something that could be named after me," said Rumple with a sigh.
He was a few years older than Rumple and scorched to a berry-brown by the sun.
If only Rumple would come back with the horse we might manage it.
He began to kiss us, and to rumple our heads, and to bite The Seraph's cheek.
I beg your pardon, sirI cannot allow any one to rumple my bed.
Madame—(hastily)—Not there, my dear, you will rumple my skirt.
That her dress he thus did rumple, / avenged the lady grievously.
I often rumple a piece of paper, to observe the infinite variety of its shadows.
c.1600, possibly a variant of rimple "to wrinkle" (c.1400), from Old English hrympel "wrinkle" (possibly influenced by Middle Dutch rumpelen), related to Old English hrimpan "to fold, wrinkle" (see ramp (v.)). Related: Rumpled; rumpling. As a noun from c.1500.