What is a wrinkle?
Definition of wrinkle (Entry 1 of 2) 1 : a small ridge or furrow especially when formed on a surface by the shrinking or contraction of a smooth substance : crease specifically : one in the skin especially when due to age, worry, or fatigue 2 a : method, technique
What is the meaning of Yan Yankee?
Yankee (n.) 1683, a name applied disparagingly by Dutch settlers in New Amsterdam (New York) to English colonists in neighboring Connecticut. It may be from Dutch Janke, literally “Little John,” diminutive of common personal name Jan; or it may be from Jan Kes familiar form of “John Cornelius,” or perhaps an alteration of Jan Kees,…
What is a Yankee in the Civil War?
A man dressed as a Union soldier participates in a Civil War re-enactment. During the Civil War, the term “Yankee” was used derogatorily in the South to refer to Americans loyal to the Union, but in World War I the term was used widely abroad to refer to all Americans.
What is a wrinkle in advertising called?
innovation; trick: a new advertising wrinkle. wrinkle. rugose – Means marked by rugae, or wrinkles, from Latin ruga, “wrinkle.”. scrump, scrumple – Scrump is something withered or shriveled or dried up, and a scrumple is a wrinkle or crease.