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Verb
Mess up
“These are your family men who ruffle their kids' hair and leave for office everyday in their neat clothes.”
Verb
To annoy or irritate
“It didn't ruffle him in the slightest; if anything, his smile broadened.”
Verb
Disturb the smoothness or tranquillity of
“I was contemplating opening my window to see if there was a breeze to ruffle my curtains when I heard it.”
Noun
An ornamental gathered or goffered frill of lace or other cloth on a garment, especially around the wrist or neck
“My very favorite skirt has a subtle ruffle along the hem, it's not ultra-girly but it gives it a little something extra.”
Noun
Something that is a source of irritation
“… a spouse's snoring is one ruffle that many couples must eventually come to terms with.”
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