(comparative more creased, superlative most creased)
- Having a crease or creases.
- You're not going out wearing that creased shirt, are you?
- simple past tense and past participle of crease
Variant of crease
- a line, mark, or ridge made by folding and pressing cloth, paper, etc.: the crease in trousers
- a fold or wrinkle: creases in a jowl
- Cricket any of the lines that mark off the station of the batsman or of the bowler
- Hockey, Lacrosse an area marked off by lines in front of or around the goal cage, which cannot be entered by players on the offense except under certain conditions
Origin of creaseearlier creaste, literally , ridge ; from Middle English creste, crece, crest
transitive verbcreased, creasing
- to fold and make a crease in
- to wrinkle; muss
- ☆ to graze and injure slightly with a bullet
to become creased