Unwrinkle Un*wrin"kle, v. t. [1st pref. un- + wrinkle.] To reduce from a wrinkled state; to smooth. [1913 Webster]

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  • unwrinkle — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unwrinkle — /un ring keuhl/, v.t., unwrinkled, unwrinkling. to smooth the wrinkles from. [1605 15; UN 2 + WRINKLE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • unwrinkle — verb a) to remove wrinkles from b) to stop being wrinkly …   Wiktionary

  • unwrinkle — v. take out wrinkles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unwrinkle — un·wrinkle …   English syllables

  • unwrinkle — /ʌnˈrɪŋkəl/ (say un ringkuhl) verb (t) (unwrinkled, unwrinkling) to smooth the wrinkles from. {un 2 + wrinkle1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • unwrinkle — “+ transitive verb Etymology: un (II) + wrinkle : to free from wrinkles : smooth out …   Useful english dictionary

  • crush — [n1] crowd of animate beings drove, gathering, horde, huddle, jam, multitude, party, press, push, throng, tumult; concepts 417,432 crush [n2] infatuation beguin, desire, flame, love affair, passion, puppy love*, torch; concept 20 Ant. dislike,… …   New thesaurus

  • press — [n1] people or person working in communications columnist, correspondent, editor, fourth estate*, interviewer, journalism, journalist, magazine, media, newspaper, newsperson, paper, periodical, photographer, publicist, publisher, reporter,… …   New thesaurus

  • shrivel — [v] dehydrate, dry up burn, contract, desiccate, dwindle, fossilize, mummify, mummy, parch, scorch, sear, shrink, stale, welter, wilt, wither, wizen, wrinkle; concepts 137,250,255 Ant. enlarge, expand, grow, unwrinkle …   New thesaurus

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