|1.||a small natural dent or crease in the flesh, esp on the cheeks or chin|
|2.||any slight depression in a surface|
|3.||a bubble or dent in glass|
|4.||to make or become dimpled|
|5.||(intr) to produce dimples by smiling|
|[C13 dympull; compare Old English dyppan to dip, German Tümpel pool]|
dimple dim·ple (dĭm'pəl)
A small natural indentation in the chin, cheek, or sacral region, probably due to some developmental fault in the subcutaneous connective tissue or in underlying bone.
A depression of similar appearance resulting from trauma or the contraction of scar tissue.