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Definition of rumple verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



rumple somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they rumple
he / she / it rumples
past simple rumpled
-ing form rumpling
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to make something messy or not smooth and neat She rumpled his hair playfully. The bed was rumpled where he had slept. a rumpled linen suit
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: rumple