Definition of Rumpling

1. Verb. (present participle of rumple) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rumpling

1. rumple [v] - See also: rumple

Rumpling Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Rumpling Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Rumpling

rump roast
rump state
rump states
rump steak
rump steaks
rumped
rumpies
rumping
rumple
rumple up
rumpled
rumples
rumpless
rumplier
rumpliest
rumpling (current term)
rumply
rumpology
rumps
rumpus
rumpus room
rumpuses
rumpy
rumrunner
rumrunners
rums
rumseller
rumsellers
run

Literary usage of Rumpling

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1846)
"Look here," cried Blast, taking off his hat and rumpling up his hair : " there 's a change ! Once as black as a crow ; and now—oh, my dear friend"—St. Giles ..."

2. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: Band by Graham Willmore, Great Britain Court of King's Bench, Frederick Luard Wollaston, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber, Henry Davison (1839)
"He was then asked what rumpling said when he planted the willow. ... The statement made by rumpling was admissible on three grounds. ..."

3. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench, and by Sandford Nevile, Sir Erskine Perry, Great Britain Court of King's Bench, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber, Court of Exchequer Chamber, Court of King's Bench, Great Britain (1839)
"A witness was called, who stated, that about forty planted a years ago, one rumpling, who was dead, was the occupier willow near of certam meadows near the ..."

4. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: Band by Graham Willmore, Frederick Luard Wollaston, Henry Davison, Great Britain Court of King's Bench, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber (1839)
"He was then asked what rumpling said when he planted the willow. ... The statement made by rumpling was admissible on three grounds. ..."

5. Bentley's Miscellany by Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith (1843)
"... and mugging, and lugging, and tugging, And rumpling and crumpling, and crumpling and rumpling, And mauling, and hauling, and still caterwauling. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Rumpling

Search for Rumpling on Dictionary.com!Search for Rumpling on Thesaurus.com!Search for Rumpling on Google!Search for Rumpling on Wikipedia!

Search