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To disorder or disarrange the order or neatness of
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“These are your family men who ruffle their kids' hair and leave for office everyday in their neat clothes.”
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To make a ruffle or curl in
“I was contemplating opening my window to see if there was a breeze to ruffle my curtains when I heard it.”
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To annoy or irritate
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“It didn't ruffle him in the slightest; if anything, his smile broadened.”
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To cause to feel alarm or fright
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To hold hair and comb it towards the head, thus giving it a bushier look
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To move lightly like fluff
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To move or cause to move in a rhythmic, flapping motion
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Become upset, excited
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To cool (someone or something) by waving an object to create a current of air
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To make a loud, deep, resonant sound
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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.”
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Something that causes irritation or frustration
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A fold or pleat
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An agitated or confused state
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An ornamental border of threads left loose or formed into tassels or twists, used to edge clothing or material
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A noisy disturbance or quarrel
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