how to pronounce crumple


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the above transcription of crumple is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

crumple is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of crumple in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… fold the toilet paper 20% crumple 9% …”

meanings of crumple


  1. To collapse.
  2. To rumple; to press into wrinkles by crushing together.
  3. To become wrinkled.
  4. To cause to collapse.


  1. A crease, wrinkle, or irregular fold.

crumple frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word crumple occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics crumple can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that crumple can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words that rhyme with crumple


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