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wrinkle
British English: /ˈrɪŋk(ə)l/
American English: /ˈrɪŋk(ə)l/

Translation of wrinkle in French:

noun

  • 1 (on skin) it gives you wrinkles
    ça donne des rides
  • 2 (in fabric) to iron out the wrinkles
    [literal]
    enlever les plis au fer à repasser
    [figurative]
    aplanir les difficultés

Idioms

he knows a wrinkle or two

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (skin)
    se rider
  • 2
    (fabric)
    se froisser
    (wallpaper)
    se gondoler

Phrasal verbs

wrinkle up

(rug, mat)
faire des plis
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