1. (obsolete) Easily crumbled; friable; brittle.
2. (obsolete) Weak; inconsistent; contradictory.
1. an angular or rounded shape made by folding
2. someone who tricks or coerces men into service as sailors or soldiers
Similar word(s): crimper
3. a lock of hair that has been artificially waved or curled
Sentences with crimp as a noun:
- The strap was held together by a simple metal crimp.
1. make ridges into by pinching together
Similar word(s): pinch
2. curl tightly
- crimp hair
Sentences with crimp as a verb:
- He crimped the wire in place.
- Coaxing and courting with intent to crimp him. — Carlyle.