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Synonyms for fold

go bankrupt

crease

fold something in

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Synonyms for fold

to bend together or make a crease in so that one part lies over another

to undergo sudden financial failure

to give in from or as if from a gradual loss of strength

to give way mentally and emotionally

a line or an arrangement made by the doubling of one part over another

Synonyms for fold

an angular or rounded shape made by folding

a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church

a geological process that causes a bend in a stratum of rock

a group of sheep or goats

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a pen for sheep

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the act of folding

incorporate a food ingredient into a mixture by repeatedly turning it over without stirring or beating

cease to operate or cause to cease operating

confine in a fold, like sheep

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become folded or folded up

References in periodicals archive ?
The middle pair of seats had lower cushions that folded into depressions in the floor, and the seat backs could be folded flat on top of them.
The researchers discovered that certain mixes of two configurations--a zigzag fold, called a crimp, and a doubled-back fold, or hero--permit a creased segment to be folded into a flat profile.
The researchers found that the chains folded into spiral structures resembling alpha helices in proteins, suggesting that hydrogen bonds are not central to the folding of alpha helices.
They then screened the different combinations for ones that folded into the proper configuration.
This finding applied equally to freshly crumpled sheets, to previously crumpled sheets that were crumpled again, and to sheets that had been initially folded into a regular, gridlike pattern of creases and smoothed out before crumpling.