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Definition of the noun scrunch
What does scrunch mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: scrunches
- a crunching noise
Definition of the verb scrunch
What does scrunch mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: scrunched | scrunching | scrunches
- make a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants
- sit on one's heels
- make wrinkles or creases on a smooth surface; make a pressed, folded or wrinkled line in; `crisp' is archaic
- example: They scrunch the sheets
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Patient] Carol crushed the ice [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Patient] with [Instrument] Carol crushed the ice with a hammer | Tony broke the window with a hammer [Instrument - concrete object] [Verb] [Adverb] That chisel carves well | That hammer crushes well | This knife cuts well [Instrument - concrete object] [Verb] [Patient] The hammer broke the window | The hammer crushed the marble [Patient - concrete object] [Verb] [Adverb] Marble carves easily | The bread cuts easily | The ice crushes easily
Verbs of Cutting (with the same syntax): bruise, chip, cleave, crumble, crumple, crunch, crush, cube, dent, dice, fillet, flake, flatten, gash, gouge, grate, grind, mangle, mash, mince, nick, notch, perforate, pulverize, shred, slice, slit, smash, squash, squish.
- usage: archaicism / archaism
- lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
- synonyms of scrunch: crease / crinkle / crisp / ruckle / scrunch up / wrinkle
- more generic terms: fold / fold up / turn up = bend or lay so that one part covers the other
- more specific terms:
Alternative definition of the verb scrunch
- To crumple and squeeze to make more compact.
Phrases with scrunch
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for scrunch
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Games' Most Wanted (2013)
The Top 10 Book of Players, Pawns, and Power-Ups by Ben H. Rome, Chris Hussey
Scrunch is a game with ...
Word Nerd (2007)
More Than 18,000 Fascinating Facts about Words by Barbara Ann Kipfer
synonym for “scrimmage” scrump is something withered or shriveled or dried up and a scrumple is a wrinkle or crease scrunch is a combo of squeeze and crunch scruple comes from a French word meaning “anxiety,” from Latin scrupulous, ...
Journal of American Folklore (1897)
Scrunch is an onomatopoetic word in the various forms of crunch, craunch, scranch, cranch, denoting primarily to grind with the teeth and with a crackling noise. From this it readily passes to other processes of crushing. The word scummer is ...
by Walter Whiter
x , likewise Crunch — Scrunch; and we [□(applied to eating.) •'.'.•;□ Scrunch.
Scrunch 263 Send Scrunch— (1) A hard bite or heavy.
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
accuse, charge, indict 7 arraign, impeach 9 inculpate crimp 3 bar, bit, rub 4 friz, snag 5 check, frizz, screw 6 bridle, hamper, hold in, hurdle, rimple, ruck up, rumple 7 crinkle, crumple, inhibit, scrunch, wrinkle 8 hold back, hold down, mountain, ...
Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years by Joseph Wright
SCRUNCH, v. and sb. In gen. dial, and colloq. use in Sc. Irel. and Eng. Also written scrunsh Nhb.* n.Yks.2 Suf.1; skrunch LW.1; and in forms scronch w.Som.1 ; scroonch n.Yks. ; scrounch Dor. [skrunj, skrunf.] 1. v. To crunch ; to crush ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
scrunch 7verb [no obj.] make a loud crunching noise: crisp yellow leaves scrunched satisfyingly underfoot. 2[with obj. and adverbial] crush or squeeze (something) into a compact mass: Flora scrunched the ...
In which the Whole Language is Arranged According to Its Terminations by John Walker
To scrunch To grind between the teeth, v. a. To stanch To stop ; to stop blood, v. Stanch Sound ; firm ; determined ; strong, a. Bench A seat to sit on ; a judge's seat by ...
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Usage statistics about scrunch
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb scrunch:
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The entire hat was made from thrifted or found materials, including the top covered button.
21" hat, upcycled. Listed at Homesewn.
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With the Hog Hoop
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You're going to be permanently wrinkly if the wind changes...
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- Scrunch dying
White shirts and dye in a cup.
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- Lucy Asher Demsick. Captain Scrunch Nosey.
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Quotes about scrunch
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Scrabble value of S1C3R1U1N1C3H4
The value of this 7-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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