1. [syn: bent, crumpled, dented]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Crumple \Crum"ple\ (kr[u^]m"p'l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Crumpled
(-p'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Crumpling (-pl[i^]ng).] [Dim. fr.
To draw or press into wrinkles or folds; to crush together;
to rumple; as, to crumple paper.
They crumpled it into all shapes, and diligently
scanned every wrinkle that could be made. --Addison.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: of metal e.g.; "bent nails"; "a car with a crumpled front
end"; "dented fenders" [syn: bent, crumpled,
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
69 Moby Thesaurus words for "crumpled":
anamorphous, askew, asymmetric, bent, bowed, cockeyed, cockled,
cockly, contorted, corrugate, corrugated, cragged, craggy, crazy,
creased, crimped, crimpy, crinkled, crinkly, crooked, crunched,
deviative, distorted, furrowed, gravelly, harsh, ironbound,
irregular, jagged, jaggy, knitted, knotted, labyrinthine, lopsided,
nonsymmetric, one-sided, puckered, puckery, pursed, pursy, ragged,
ridged, rimpled, rippled, rockbound, rocky, rucked, rugged, rugose,
rugous, rumpled, saw-toothed, sawtooth, scragged, scraggly,
scraggy, serrate, serrated, snagged, snaggled, snaggy, sprung,
stony, tortuous, twisted, unsymmetric, warped, wrinkled, wrinkly