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Meaning of "wrinklies" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WRINKLIES

wrinklies  [ˈrɪŋklɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WRINKLIES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wrinklies is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES WRINKLIES MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of wrinklies in the English dictionary

The definition of wrinklies in the dictionary is old people.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WRINKLIES


biweeklies
baɪˈwiːklɪz
Buckley´s
ˈbʌklɪz
collies
ˈkɒlɪz
crinklies
ˈkrɪŋklɪz
dailies
ˈdeɪlɪz
follies
ˈfɒlɪz
friendlies
ˈfrendlɪz
gullies
ˈɡʌlɪz
Heelys
ˈhiːlɪz
jellies
ˈdʒɛlɪz
Kimberleys
ˈkɪmbəlɪz
mollies
ˈmɒlɪz
monthlies
ˈmʌnθlɪz
rallies
ˈrælɪz
trolleys
ˈtrɒlɪz
wallies
ˈwælɪz
weeklies
ˈwiːklɪz
wellies
ˈwɛlɪz
Westerlies
ˈwɛstəlɪz
willies
ˈwɪlɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WRINKLIES

wriggly
wright
wring
wring together
wringer
wringing
wringing wet
wrinkle
wrinkled
wrinkleless
wrinkly
wrist
wrist joint
wrist loop
wrist pin
wrist rest
wrist-drop
wristband
wristlet
wristlet watch

WORDS THAT END LIKE WRINKLIES

allies
anomalies
applies
as the crow flies
assemblies
bullies
butterflies
complies
damselflies
families
flies
grizzlies
implies
lilies
relies
replies
resupplies
supplies
the Two Sicilies
triweeklies

Synonyms and antonyms of wrinklies in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wrinklies» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WRINKLIES

Find out the translation of wrinklies to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of wrinklies from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «wrinklies» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

wrinklies
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Wrinklies
570 millions of speakers

English

wrinklies
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

wrinklies
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

wrinklies
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

wrinklies
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

wrinklies
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

wrinklies
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

wrinklies
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Wrinklies
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gruftis
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

wrinklies
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

wrinklies
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wrinklies
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

wrinklies
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

wrinklies
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

झुरळे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

wrinklies
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

wrinklies
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wrinklies
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

wrinklies
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

wrinklies
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

wrinklies
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wrinklies
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

wrinklies
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

wrinklies
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wrinklies

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WRINKLIES»

The term «wrinklies» is normally little used and occupies the 125.438 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WRINKLIES» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wrinklies

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WRINKLIES»

Discover the use of wrinklies in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wrinklies and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Wrinklies' Wit and Wisdom: Humorous Quotes about Getting on ...
Old is the new young! Grey is the new black! This sparkling collection of wit and wisdom collapses the stereotypes of knitting grannies and doddering granddads. It’s all here—life, love, the universe, Viagra.
‎2005
2
Harry and the Wrinklies
When the orphaned Harry is sent to live with his elderly aunts, he gets the shock of his life.
Alan Temperley, 2009
3
ILLUSTRATED WRINKLIES' WIT AND WISDOM, THE: HUMOROUS ...
Saga-louts are the new lager-louts! This sparkling collection of wrinklie wit and wisdom is proof-positive that the stereotypes of knitting grannies and doddering granddads just aren't true anymore - if, indeed, they ever were.
Rosemarie Jarski, 2006
4
The Big Book of Wrinklies Wit and Wisdom
Senior citizens have never gone gentle into that good night: they live life to the fullest, take on new challenges, and show the world how to grow old disgracefully This sparkling collection of saying and quips proves that the stereotypes ...
Rosemarie Jarski, 2008
5
The Wrinklies' Guide to Drawing: New Pursuits for Old Hands
Introduces the basic techniques of drawing to older people interested in learning a new hobby, covering such topics as drawing landscapes, animals, people, still life, cartoons, and memories.
Richard Pomfret, Peter Liddiard, Guy Croton, 2012
6
Wrinklies' Holiday Puzzles
While you body relaxes in the warmth of the summer sun, why not give your brain a bit of exercise with this marvellous collection of conundrums and brainteasers.
Matthew Donegan, 2012
7
The Wrinklies' Guide to Gardening: New Pursuits for Old Hands
This book offers acres of tried and tested tips and advice that will break neither back nor bank.
Brian Alexander, Guy Croton, 2012
8
Wrinklies Wit and Wisdom Forever: More Humorous Quotations ...
A sequel to the bestselling Wrinklies' Wit And Wisdom, this compilation contains 1500 insightful quotations from an all star cast of celebrities.
‎2006
9
Wrinklies Growing Old Disgracefully: A Guide to Staying Wild ...
It is full of irreverent advice on how to misbehave and put the younger generation to shame, including pick-up lines for swinging wrinklies: Tell me gorgeous—do I come here often? or I can't quite reach to nibble your ear, but if I give ...
Mike Haskins, Clive Whichelow, 2013
10
Wrinklies, a Trip Down the Memory Lane: A Miscellany of the ...
A delightful celebration of the times gone by—the language we lost, the currency we changed, and the way we used to live With this miscellany of reminiscences, you will be transported back to a time when exams were harder and fast food ...
Mike Haskins, Clive Whichelow, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WRINKLIES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wrinklies is used in the context of the following news items.
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Three Great Torrington Cavaliers celebrate their 80th birthdays
The trio of "wrinklies" as they call themselves have seen, along with the whole world, iconic ships, the houses of parliament and other huge bonfires be burnt to ... «North Devon Journal, Jul 15»
2
Glamorous grannies' naked ambition gives charities a boost
The Wrinklies launched the calendar with an Auction of Promises fund-raiser at the Oriel Hotel, St Asaph on October 4, opened by TV personality Gaynor ... «News North Wales, Mar 15»
3
Selfieconomics - golden oldies get richer as the young get more self …
A Melbourne radio station, known as 3XY, that played rock music boasted it was the place "where no wrinklies fly". Today there is not much militancy among the ... «The Age, Mar 15»
4
Randy wrinklies get it on
A third of these men and women said they had frequent sex - meaning at least twice a month - according to data from the latest wave of the English Longitudinal ... «Times LIVE, Jan 15»
5
Meet the Wrinklies: The north Wales pensioners stripping off to raise …
A group of pensioners from the Vale of Clwyd in North Wales have raised thousands of pounds for local cancer charities after posing for a naked calendar. «ITV News, Dec 14»
6
'Glamorous grannies' strip off for naked 2015 Wrinklies Charity …
The 15 courageous pensioners, who notch up an incredible 1,053 years between them, are selling The 2015 Wrinklies Charity Calendar for £10 - and have ... «Daily Mail, Dec 14»
7
Meet 'The Wrinklies' - the north Wales women baring all for charity
With a combined age of 1,053, the posing pensioners have already raised £6,700 selling 'The Wrinklies 2015' calendar and the woman behind the project ... «ITV News, Dec 14»
8
Abuelitas se desnudan para luchar contra el cáncer
Las originarias de Gales, algunas de hasta 85 años, posaron para realizar The 2015 Wrinklies Charity Calendar, con el que quieren recaudar 10 mil libras ... «El Diario, Dec 14»
9
Honour for Streetly sailor based at The Chase Sailing Club in …
He has done enormous amounts of work to encourage young sailors and after retiring, became the main organiser for the club's weekly 'Wrinklies Club', which ... «Sutton Coldfield Observer, Nov 14»
10
Naked grannies raise £3250 with the launch of their charity calendar
"Jenny and the other Wrinklies are inspirational" said Pat. "Bethan, who we looked after here in Ysbyty Glan Clwyd, would have been very proud of her aunt and ... «Denbighshire Free Press, Oct 14»

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