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To compress into small folds or ridges
“Fold the dough over the filling and crimp the edges with a fork to seal it.”
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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), typically with a hot iron
“In her youth, the queen had loved to crimp her hair, an affinity that Misty had, however unconsciously, inherited.”
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To fold or bend something over, especially so that it comes in contact with itself
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To stop, hinder or impede the flow or progress of
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To cause the downfall or ruin of
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To make cuts, incisions or notches in
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To change direction as a result of entering a different medium
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To enroll or draft someone for a duty, service or role
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Plural for something that encumbers progress or movement
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“A murderous son could put a real crimp in his re-election campaign.”
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Plural for 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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Plural for a sharp twist or curve in something that is otherwise straight
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Plural for a long, narrow cut or depression in a hard material
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Plural for a lock or tress of hair forming a loop or series of loops
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