Dimple Dim"ple, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Dimpled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dimpling}.] To form dimples; to sink into depressions or little inequalities. [1913 Webster]

And smiling eddies dimpled on the main. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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