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His untidy hair was rumpled, as if someone had been hanging onto it while in the process of giving him the shiner.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
And now naughty puss had run off, and she would come back, perhaps, with the new ribbon all rumpled and soiled.
THE NURSERY, NOVEMBER 1881, VOL. XXXVARIOUS
He was a tall man, a little stooped, his clothes—uniform and mufti alike—perpetually rumpled.
SECURITYPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
Ah Sing recovered himself and slowly smoothed his rumpled garments.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
The morning sun, about four hours high, played through his rumpled hair, the auburn gleaming like flame.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
He was gazing sadly at the plum, and his feathers were more rumpled than ever.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
He reached down, caught a handful of Fordak's rumpled hair and pulled him to his feet.
WARRIOR OF THE DAWNHOWARD CARLETON BROWNE
She rumpled up the paper, and with a glance towards her grandmother she thrust it behind the sofa.
THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS
His clothes were not badly rumpled; his patent-leather boots were scarcely scratched.
THE ESCAPE OF MR. TRIMMIRVIN S. COBB
Whereupon he knocked off Ola's cap, rumpled his hair, and gave his nose such a pull that it was a wonder it did not come off.
BOYHOOD IN NORWAYHJALMAR HJORTH BOYESEN
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WORDS RELATED TO RUMPLED

  • blotchy
  • careless
  • chaotic
  • confused
  • disheveled
  • disordered
  • disorganized
  • grimy
  • grubby
  • littered
  • muddled
  • raunchy
  • rumpled
  • slapdash
  • slipshod
  • sloppy
  • slovenly
  • unfastidious
  • unkempt
  • untidy
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