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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of uncrinkle.
  • adj. Not crinkled.


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  • Like a knight, he unsheathed the flag, pulling it gracefully out of the still uncrinkled wrapper, his hand just above the grand eagle that sat with wings spread atop the pole, guarding the mighty stars and stripes with its menacing talons.

    The Grand Unfurl

  • Enticed by the warmth emanating through his shirtsleeve, Jason uncrinkled the top of the bagel bag and buried his nose in it, drinking in the agreeably doughy smell.

    The Deed

  • Rica could hear their voices coming from the living room, punctuated by an occasional giggle from Miss Olive that sounded like cellophane being uncrinkled.

    Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

  • He uncrinkled it against the surface of the conference table and read it again.

    In the Presence of the Enemy


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