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Fold or curl
“Fold in half, and crimp the sides together, leaving the top open.”
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To hamper or hinder the progress or work of
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“However, there is one issue that threatens to crimp their progress while marginalizing their impact.”
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To make waves in (someone's hair) with a hot iron
“Her rich and thick black hair was tightly crimped.”
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To fold or bend something over, especially so that it comes in contact with itself
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To change direction as a result of entering a different medium
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Cause the downfall or ruin of
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To enroll or draft someone for a duty, service or role
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Make notches in
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Something that encumbers progress or movement
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A small fold, wrinkle or crease
“She was gone. There was only a dent in the pillow and a crimp in the sheets, a faint flavor of perfume to remind me that she was here at all.”
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A sharp twist or curve in something that is otherwise straight
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A long, narrow cut or depression in a hard material
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