English version

crinkly

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Clothes & fashion
crinklycrin‧kly /ˈkrɪŋkli/ adjective 🔊 🔊 1 FOLDhaving a lot of small lines or folds 🔊 She looked fondly at his crinkly face. 🔊 He smiled his nice crinkly smile. 🔊 The paper was brown and crinkly at the edges.2 DChair that is crinkly is stiff and curly 🔊 He had blue eyes and crinkly fair hair.
Examples from the Corpus
crinklyThe leaves turned brown and crinkly.Overnight there was a frost and it went hard and crinkly.With his receding, crinkly black hair, beaky nose, toothbrush moustache and protruding teeth, Fender came gift-wrapped for cartoonists.In his crinkly fair hair there was hardly any grey.The islands rose sheer out of a millpond sea, pillars of white limestone with ochre splotches capped in crinkly green.His crinkly hair was a glossy brown colour still unmarked by grey; his moustache was neat and trim.Uneven blotches and crinkly patches are on the leaf surface.
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