Synonyms and related words:
creased, crimped, dog-eared, doubled, flexible, flounced, fluted, foldable, folding, gathered, plaited, pleated, pliable, plicate, plicated, plicatile, quilled, ruffled, tucked, twilled

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • folded — adj. made compact by bending or doubling over. [Narrower terms: {accordion, plicate ; {bifold ; {closed ; {doubled ; {pleated ; {rolled, rolled up(prenominal) ; {sunburst, sunray .] Also See: {collapsible}, {collapsable}. Antonym: {unfolded}… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Folded — Fold Fold (f[=o]ld), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Folded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Folding}.] [OE. folden, falden, AS. fealdan; akin to OHG. faltan, faldan, G. falten, Icel. falda, Dan. folde, Sw. f[*a]lla, Goth. fal[thorn]an, cf. Gr. di pla sios twofold, Skr.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • folded — mod. alcohol intoxicated. □ Pete is folded. That’s the third time this week. □ Man, is he folded! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • folded — adj. Folded is used with these nouns: ↑arm, ↑napkin, ↑newspaper, ↑paper, ↑sheet …   Collocations dictionary

  • folded — adj Drunk, intoxicated. Kat got folded at the party last night and now she s grounded for a week. 1990s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • folded — adj. pleated, bent back on itself; intertwined, clasped (i.e. hands); wrapped, enveloped fəʊld n. bend; pleat; crease; depression in the ground, hollow between two hills; yard; pen, sheep enclosure; flock of sheep; church; congregation; group… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • FOLDED — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Folded Yarn — Another term for doubled yarns. Yarns may be folded to increase strength, to produce special twist effects or to produce grandrelle effects …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • folded mountain — folded mountain, a mountain formed when the earth s crust folds into great waves, somewhat like the folds of a washboard. An example of folded mountains is the Jura range on the French Swiss border …   Useful english dictionary

  • Folded optics — is an optical system in which the beam is bent in a way to make the optical path much longer than the size of the system. Prismatic binoculars are a well know example …   Wikipedia

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