Definition of "ruffled" []

  • Irregular or rumpled (adjective)
  • Unsettled or disturbed (adjective)
  • Having a strip of pleated material used for decoration or as a trim (adjective)
  • Having ruffles. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Simple past tense and past participle of ruffle. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ruffled" in a sentence
  • "Granpa Jack turned around, his thinning gray hair rising in ruffled wings above his ears."
  • "Griffin ruffled feathers, yet here was a space engineering type that knew from where he spoke."
  • "John and I huddled at a little plastic table drinking our beers as the wind and rain ruffled the awning overhead."