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Meaning of "wrinkly" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WRINKLY

wrinkly  [ˈrɪŋklɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WRINKLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wrinkly is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WRINKLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

wrinkly

Wrinkle

A wrinkle, also known as a rhytide, is a fold, ridge or crease in the skin. Skin wrinkles typically appear as a result of aging processes such as glycation, habitual sleeping positions, loss of body mass, or temporarily, as the result of prolonged immersion in water. Age wrinkling in the skin is promoted by habitual facial expressions, aging, sun damage, smoking, poor hydration, and various other factors.

Definition of wrinkly in the English dictionary

The definition of wrinkly in the dictionary is having crumples or creases. Other definition of wrinkly is having lines in the skin.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WRINKLY


blankly
ˈblæŋklɪ
crankly
ˈkræŋklɪ
crinkly
ˈkrɪŋklɪ
dankly
ˈdæŋklɪ
dinkly
ˈdɪŋklɪ
frankly
ˈfræŋklɪ
Hinckley
ˈhɪŋklɪ
lankly
ˈlæŋklɪ
pinkly
ˈpɪŋklɪ
rankly
ˈræŋklɪ
Shankly
ˈʃæŋklɪ
tinkly
ˈtɪŋklɪ
twinkly
ˈtwɪŋklɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WRINKLY

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

WORDS THAT END LIKE WRINKLY

biweekly
blackly
bleakly
briskly
crackly
darkly
freckly
meekly
news weekly
prickly
quickly
sickly
sleekly
sparkly
starkly
thickly
tickly
weakly
weekly
wkly

Synonyms and antonyms of wrinkly in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wrinkly» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WRINKLY

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

Translator English - Chinese

皱纹
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

arrugada
570 millions of speakers

English

wrinkly
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

wrinkly
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

متجعد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

морщинистой
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

enrugada
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভাঁজ-পড়া
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ridé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Keriting
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

faltige
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

しわになりやすい
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

주름
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wrinkly
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đầy vết nhăn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சுருக்கம் விழுந்த
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिडखोर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kırışık
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

rugosa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pomarszczony
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

зморшкуватою
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

riduri
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ρυτιδωμένο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kreukelig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

rynkig
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rynkete
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wrinkly

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WRINKLY»

The term «wrinkly» is regularly used and occupies the 64.087 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WRINKLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «wrinkly» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «wrinkly» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WRINKLY»

Discover the use of wrinkly in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wrinkly and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
How the Rhino Got Wrinkly Skin: An Adaptation of a Rudyard ...
Perform this script about how Rhino got his wrinkles.
Dori Butler, 2007
2
Elephants Are Wrinkly
"Elephants are wrinkly" - it's a statement any young child might make due to a keen awareness of texture.
Susan Conklin Thompson, 1997
3
The Roving Wrinkly
Full of sharply perceived characters, local history and charming anecdotes, this is a book for all ages, and for those who love travelling, whether in reality or from the comfort of their armchair!
Mary Edmonds, 2010
4
Wrinkly Merino's Glenorchy Adventure
Wrinkly, the Merino sheep, is tired of grazing in the lonely high country, so he goes down to Glenorchy and joins in the fun: horse racing, jet boating, fishing, skiing and lots more. Suggested level: junior, primary.
Glenorchy School, 2002
5
Colors with Wrinkly
This book is designed to help small children to explore and learn essential colors with a cute and adorable bulldog puppy named Wrinkly that comes with different shapes and poses.
Mary Salpeteur, 2013
6
Colours with Wrinkly
This book is designed to help small children to explore and learn essential colours with a cute and adorable bulldog puppy named Wrinkly that comes with different shapes and poses.
Mary Salpeteur, 2013
7
The Wrinkly: An Idyllic Early Retirement. Well, That Was the ...
But there's just one hitch...This tale of one man's ridiculous attempt at early retirement and his unexpected encounters with lust, drugs and cosmetics was written by Paul Collis, a Londoner now living in California.
Paul Collis, 2010
8
It Wasn't Me
I soon found some of my friends and we were soon having a terribly sensible and adult conversation as to whether or whether not the headmaster ever kissed his wife as she was so very old and wrinkly, I did add my suggestion to the debate, ...
Kenneth Rhienhart, 2011
9
Big, Rough and Wrinkly
A riddle asking the reader to guess which animal is being described precedes information about different parts of an elephant's body, how it behaves, and where it lives.
Moira Butterfield, 1998
10
The Girl in the Picture: Too Old, Too Fat, Too Wrinkly, Too Bad!
The girl in the picture tells the story of one womans journey to finding her true identity as she experiments with the concept of meditation in the lotus position to find the meaning to life's questions and possibly ridding herself of her ...
Judi Young, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WRINKLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wrinkly is used in the context of the following news items.
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Parents In India Abandon Newborn Daughter With 'Wrinkly Skin …
In India, parents of a newborn girl with a rare “wrinkly skin” disorder abandoned her soon after learning about her medical condition. The two-week-old baby was ... «International Business Times, Jun 15»
2
Elle Macpherson, 51, reveals her wrinkly knees in a tight pencil skirt …
The Aussie supermodel revealed her wrinkly knees in a pencil skirt slit to the thigh during an outing to David Jones. Scroll down for video. Legs on show: Elle ... «Daily Mail, May 15»
3
Too Wrinkly To Rock? Confessions Of An Aging Fan
Should we follow the musical heroes of our youth into that good night, or feel out of place at a Mumford & Sons concert instead? In this May 29, 2014 photo, Mick ... «WBUR, May 15»
4
Here's why we get wrinkly fingers and toes when we've been in the …
A 2013 study tested this theory by asking people with wrinkly and non-wrinkly fingers to pick up a variety of wet and dry objects. They found that the subjects with ... «Metro, May 15»
5
The New Face Of Terror Is Wrinkly In The Trailer For A New M. Night …
The New Face Of Terror Is Wrinkly In The Trailer For A New M. Night Shyamalan Movie That Actually Looks Good. By Jeff Beer. Good luck ever getting the kids to ... «Co.Create, Apr 15»
6
Inside the tiny Wrinkly Tin House
KIWI CAN DO: American psychology professors Terrie Moffitt and Avshalom Caspi say their North Carolina retreat was inspired by modernist icon Zachary ... «Stuff.co.nz, Mar 15»
7
Why Are Elephants and Other Animals So Wrinkly?
When you write a column called Weird Animal Question of the Week, it's inevitable that you get some smart-aleck inquiries. Recently someone asked me: "What ... «National Geographic, Feb 15»
8
Facebook meme quotes Sheila Jackson Lee saying 'wrinkly... has …
Here's our cropped version of a Facebook meme featuring U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Houston. We found no sign of her saying this (Facebook post, ... «PolitiFact, Feb 15»
9
Watch: Wrinkly Bulldog Puppy (Tries to) Howl
Look, there are enough cute animal videos to distract you for a whole workweek. So if you're only going to watch one this week, may we present this one, ... «Celebuzz, Oct 14»
10
This Baby Dwarf Hippo Is a Chubby, Wrinkly "Small Michelin Man"
This cuddly agglomeration of wrinkles and baby fat is Olivia the dwarf hippo, one of the newest additions to Sweden's Parken Zoo. Born earlier this month at just ... «Gawker, Sep 14»

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