fold up

Definitions of fold up
  1. verb
    bend or lay so that one part covers the other
    synonyms: fold, turn up
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    Antonyms:
    open, spread, spread out, unfold
    spread out or open from a closed or folded state
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    pleat, plicate
    fold into pleats, "Pleat the cloth"
    crease, furrow, wrinkle
    make wrinkled or creased
    crease, crinkle, crisp, ruckle, scrunch, scrunch up, wrinkle
    make wrinkles or creases on a smooth surface; make a pressed, folded or wrinkled line in
    corrugate
    fold into ridges
    pleat, ruffle
    pleat or gather into a ruffle
    tuck
    make a tuck or several folds in
    crimp, pinch
    make ridges into by pinching together
    cross
    fold so as to resemble a cross
    collapse
    fold or close up
    cockle, crumple, knit, pucker, rumple
    to gather something into small wrinkles or folds
    pucker, ruck, ruck up
    become wrinkled or drawn together
    deflate
    collapse by releasing contained air or gas
    flute
    form flutes in
    concertina
    collapse like a concertina
    type of:
    change surface
    undergo or cause to undergo a change in the surface
  2. verb
    become folded or folded up
    synonyms: fold
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    types:
    crease, crinkle, crumple, rumple, wrinkle
    become wrinkled or crumpled or creased
    type of:
    change
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
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