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Definition of crease verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they crease
    he / she / it creases
    past simple creased
    -ing form creasing
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  1. 1[transitive, intransitive] crease (something) to make lines on cloth or paper by folding or crushing it; to develop lines in this way Pack your suit carefully so that you don't crease it.
  2. 2[transitive, intransitive] crease (something) to make lines in the skin; to develop lines in the skin A frown creased her forehead. Her face creased into a smile.
    adjective I can't wear this blouse. It's creased.
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