Home

Cite

Synonyms of crease

Noun


1. fold, crease, plication, flexure, crimp, bend, angular shape, angularity

usage: an angular or rounded shape made by folding; "a fold in the napkin"; "a crease in his trousers"; "a plication on her blouse"; "a flexure of the colon"; "a bend of his elbow"

2. wrinkle, furrow, crease, crinkle, seam, line, depression, impression, imprint

usage: a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface; "his face has many lines"; "ironing gets rid of most wrinkles"

3. kris, creese, crease, dagger, sticker

usage: a Malayan dagger with a wavy blade

Verb


1. wrinkle, ruckle, crease, crinkle, scrunch, scrunch up, crisp, fold, fold up, turn up

usage: make wrinkles or creases on a smooth surface; make a pressed, folded or wrinkled line in; "The dress got wrinkled"; "crease the paper like this to make a crane"

2. furrow, wrinkle, crease, fold, fold up, turn up

usage: make wrinkled or creased; "furrow one's brow"

3. graze, crease, rake, brush

usage: scrape gently; "graze the skin"

4. rumple, crumple, wrinkle, crease, crinkle, fold, fold up

usage: become wrinkled or crumpled or creased; "This fabric won't wrinkle"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: crease (Dictionary)