Definitions for crimp

Definitions for (noun) crimp

Main entry: crimp

Definition: a lock of hair that has been artificially waved or curled

Main entry: crimp, crimper

Definition: someone who tricks or coerces men into service as sailors or soldiers

Main entry: flexure, fold, plication, crease, crimp, bend

Definition: an angular or rounded shape made by folding

Usage: 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

Definitions for (verb) crimp

Main entry: crape, crimp, kink, kink up, frizz, frizzle

Definition: curl tightly

Usage: crimp hair

Main entry: crimp, pinch

Definition: make ridges into by pinching together

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