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Definition 1: a crunching noise - [noun denoting event]

(scrunch is a kind of ...) sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

"he enjoyed the street noises" "they heard indistinct noises of people talking" "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"

Definition 2: make wrinkles or creases on a smooth surface; make a pressed, folded or wrinkled line in; `crisp' is archaic - [verb of contact]

Samples where scrunch or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The dress got wrinkled
  • crease the paper like this to make a crane

Synonyms for scrunch in the sense of this definition

(scrunch is a kind of ...) bend or lay so that one part covers the other

"fold up the newspaper" "turn up your collar"

(... is a kind of scrunch ) to gather something into small wrinkles or folds

"She puckered her lips"

(... is a kind of scrunch ) become wrinkled or drawn together

"her lips puckered"

(scrunch is used in the usage domain ...) the use of an archaic expression

Definition 3: sit on one's heels - [verb of contact]

Samples where scrunch or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • In some cultures, the women give birth while squatting
  • The children hunkered down to protect themselves from the sandstorm

Synonyms for scrunch in the sense of this definition

(scrunch is a kind of ...) be seated

Definition 4: make a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants - [verb of perception]

Synonyms for scrunch in the sense of this definition

(scrunch is a kind of ...) make a crushing noise

"his shoes were crunching on the gravel"

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