dimple

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdɪmpəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈdɪmpəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(dimpəl)


Inflections of 'dimple' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
dimples
v 3rd person singular
dimpling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
dimpled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
dimpled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

dimple

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [small, deep, slight] dimple
  2. has dimples on his [face, cheeks, foot]
  3. a dimple [formed, appeared] on her cheek
  4. has dimples (when she smiles)
  5. love her dimples
  6. such cute dimples
  7. dimples from his [smile, grin]
  8. dimples on a golf ball
  9. the [number, amount, pattern, depth] of the dimples
  10. dimples on [every, each] [side, surface]
v
  1. her cheeks dimpled [in a smile, as she smiled]
  2. a smile dimpled his cheeks
  3. causes the skin to dimple
  4. dimple the surface (of)
  5. dimple the (surface of the) water
  6. dimple the water's surface
n as adj
  1. the dimple [size, number, depth, pattern]
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