Creasing
Crease Crease, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Creased} (kr?st); p. pr. & vb. n. {Creasing}.] To make a crease or mark in, as by folding or doubling. [1913 Webster]

Creased, like dog's ears in a folio. --Gray. [1913 Webster]


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  • Creasing — Creas ing (kr[=e]s [i^]ng), n. (Arch.) A layer of tiles forming a corona for a wall. Knight. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • creasing — laughing I was just creasing! …   Dictionary of american slang

  • creasing — laughing I was just creasing! …   Dictionary of american slang

  • creasing — an increase in the number of meshes to alter the shape of a net …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • creasing — adj British overcome by laughter. The terms have become fashionable, especially in black speech, since 2000. ► You tell me it s OK for whites to imitate black culture? I m creasin . (Recorded, black female, London, March 2004) …   Contemporary slang

  • creasing — n. fold, crease; ridge, groove adj. tending to wrinkle, tending to crease kriːs n. fold, ridge (in fabric, paper, etc.); wrinkle; (Hockey) rectangular area in front of the goal in ice hockey; (Lacrosse) semicircular area that encircles a… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • creasing — crea·sing …   English syllables

  • creasing — ˈkrēsiŋ noun ( s) Etymology: probably from English dialect crease ridge tile (probably alteration of earlier English creast crest, from Middle English creste) + English ing (n. suffix) : one or more courses of bricks or tiles, each course… …   Useful english dictionary

  • creasing up — adj British overcome by laughter. The terms have become fashionable, especially in black speech, since 2000. ► You tell me it s OK for whites to imitate black culture? I m creasin . (Recorded, black female, London, March 2004) …   Contemporary slang

  • creasing fabric — wrinkling fabric, pleating fabric …   English contemporary dictionary

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