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Definition of "ruckle" [ruckle]

  • To crease or wrinkle (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ruckle" in a sentence
  • "Suddenly, the dead silence struck me: my ear missed the "ruckle," and the occasional exclamations of delight."
  • "He did let go, but only with one hand, and this in order to slide it down her leg, evidently meaning to get hold of her skirt and ruckle it up."
  • "It is not too much to say that almost every step of the weary sultry way was in pain, and I reached Ujiji a mere ruckle of bones."