Definition of Rimples
1. rimple [v] - See also: rimple
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rimples
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Literary usage of Rimples
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Library Journal by American Library Association, Library Association, Richard Rogers Bowker, Charles Ammi Cutter (1907)
"This is a very necessary operation, for if the old tan rimples are not worked out at this time they never will be. We also have a machine which will do this ..."
2. Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. by John Gibson Lockhart (1837)
"I depend entirely upon twa rimples.'—' And what may their names be ? Perhaps it is a secret ?'—' I'll tell your honour,' in a low tone ; ' my twa simples ..."
3. The Chimney-corner by Harriet Beecher Stowe (1868)
"... and rimples and crisping-pins, — their little absurdities, if you will, — have to me a sort of charm, like the tricks and ..."
4. William Croone, on the Reason of the Movement of the Muscles by William Croone (2000)
"... admitting that his earlier observations of muscle fibers were incorrect as the globules now appeared to be rimples [wrinkles],101 Croone is not recorded ..."