scrunch n : a crunching noise
2 sit on one's heels; "In some cultures, the women give birth while squatting"; "The children hunkered down to protect themselves from the sandstorm" [syn: squat, crouch, scrunch up, hunker, hunker down]
3 make wrinkles or creases into a smooth surface; "The dress got wrinkled" [syn: wrinkle, ruckle, crease, crinkle, scrunch up, crisp]
- Rhymes: -ʌntʃ
- A crunching noise.
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