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crankle

[krang-kuh l] /ˈkræŋ kəl/
noun, verb (used with object), verb (used without object), crankled, crankling.
1.
bend; turn; crinkle.
Origin of crankle
1585-1595
1585-95; crank1 + -le
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  • The facts are there, and crankle's speech to evidence ripped him up in a terrific manner.

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