|1.||[ noun ] the sharp sound of snapping noises|
|Related terms:||noise crepitation_rale decrepitation crepitate|
|2.||[ verb ] make a crackling sound|
"My Rice Crispies crackled in the bowl"
|3.||[ verb ] make crunching noises|
|Synonyms:||crunch scraunch scranch|
"his shoes were crunching on the gravel"
|4.||[ verb ] make a crunching noise, as of an engine lacking lubricants|
|Synonyms:||thud crunch scrunch scranch scraunch crump|
|Related terms:||go make_noise crump crunch|
|5.||[ verb ] to become, or to cause to become, covered with a network of small cracks;|
"The blazing sun crackled the desert sand"
|6.||[ adjective ] having the surface decorated with a network of fine cracks, as in crackleware|
"a crackle glaze"
|7.||[ noun ] glazed china with a network of fine cracks on the surface|