Definition of Crimp. Meaning of Crimp. Synonyms of Crimp

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Definition of Crimp

Crimp
Crimp Crimp, v. t. (Firearms) In cartridge making, to fold the edge of (a cartridge case) inward so as to close the mouth partly and confine the charge.
Crimp
Crimp Crimp, a. 1. Easily crumbled; friable; brittle. [R.] Now the fowler . . . treads the crimp earth. --J. Philips. 2. Weak; inconsistent; contradictory. [R.] The evidance is crimp; the witnesses swear backward and forward, and contradict themselves. --Arbuthnot.
Crimp
Crimp Crimp, n. 1. A coal broker. [Prov. Eng.] --De Foe. 2. One who decoys or entraps men into the military or naval service. -- Marryat. 3. A keeper of a low lodging house where sailors and emigrants are entrapped and fleeced. 4. Hair which has been crimped; -- usually in pl. 5. A game at cards. [Obs.] --B. Jonson. Boot crimp. See under Boot.

Meaning of Crimp from wikipedia

- Crimp or crimping may refer to: Crimp (climbing), a small hold with little surface area Crimp (gambling), a bent corner of a card to facilitate cheating...
- (wire crimp) or its insulation (insulation crimp). C crimp D crimp F crimp (a.k.a. B crimp) O crimp W crimp Overlap/OVL crimp Oval (confined) crimp Four-Mandrel...
- Crimping is joining two or more pieces of metal or other ductile material by deforming one or both of them to hold the other. The bend or deformity is...
- F-Crimp is a type of solderless electrical crimp connection. It is not related to the F connector common in RF equipment. It is sometimes referred to as...
- Shanghaiing or crimping is the practice of kidnapping people to serve as sailors by coercive techniques such as trickery, intimidation, or violence. Those...
- John Douglas Crimp (August 19, 1944 – July 5, 2019) was an American art historian, critic, curator, and AIDS activist. He was known for his scholarly...
- Martin Andrew Crimp (born 14 February 1956 in Dartford, Kent) is a British playwright. Crimp is sometimes described as a practitioner of the "in-yer-face"...
- In gambling terminology a crimp is a bend that has been intentionally made on the corner(s) of a playing card to facilitate identification. A card cheat...
- Fielding's favourite episodes from the three series: "Party", "The Power of the Crimp", "The Nightmare of Milky Joe", "The Priest and the Beast", "The Legend...
- metal, funk, and rap. The show is known for po****rising a style called "crimping"; short a cappella songs which are present throughout all three series...