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Rumple   Listen
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Rumple  v. t. & v. i.  (past & past part. rumpled; pres. part. rumpling)  To make uneven; to form into irregular inequalities; to wrinkle; to crumple; as, to rumple an apron or a cravat. "They would not give a dog's ear of their most rumpled and ragged Scotch paper for twenty of your fairest assignats."






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"Rumple" Quotes from Famous Books



... my mamma's lady-girl And I must sit quite still; It would not do to jump and whirl, And get my hair all out of curl, And rumple up my frill. No, I'm my mamma's lady-girl, So I must ...
— St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, Nov 1877-Nov 1878 - No 1, Nov 1877 • Various



Words linked to "Rumple" :   crinkle, crease, fold up, crisp, ruckle, crumple, fold, knit, pucker, wrinkle, disarrange, scrunch, cockle



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