Definition of crispum
1. crisp [ a ] (of something seen or heard) clearly defined
Examples: "a sharp photographic image" "the sharp crack of a twig" "the crisp snap of dry leaves underfoot"
(The Times-Picayune, [New Orleans]...)
They come in crisp basket_weaves in natural honey hues , along with lacy open weaves with a lustre finish in natural , white , black and a whole range of colors .
At the left is a pair of dressy straw pumps in a light , but crisp texture .Synonyms sharp crisp Related Terms distinct
2. crisp [ n ] a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fatUsed in print:
(T. C. McClary, "The Flooded Desert," Argosy,...)
`` I might have starved , but at_least I would n't be fried to a crisp and soaked with dirt '' !Synonyms crisp Saratoga_chip potato_chip chip Related Terms snack_food toast
3. crisp [ a ] pleasantly cold and invigorating
Examples: "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings" "a nipping wind" "a nippy fall day" "snappy weather" (`parky' is a British term)
4. Crisp [ n ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 2214Synonyms Crisp
5. crisp [ a ] brief and to the point; effectively cut short
Examples: "a crisp retort" "a response so curt as to be almost rude" "the laconic reply `yes'" "short and terse and easy to understand"
6. crisp [ a ] in small tight curlsSynonyms frizzly frizzy kinky nappy crisp Related Terms curly
7. crisp [ a ] pleasingly firm and fresh and making a crunching noise when chewed
Examples: "crisp carrot and celery sticks" "a firm apple" "crunchy lettuce"
8. crisp [ a ] tender and brittle
Examples: "crisp potato chips"
9. crisp [ v ] make wrinkles or creases into a smooth surface
Examples: "The dress got wrinkled"
10. crisp [ v ] make brown and crisp by heating
Examples: "toast bread" "crisp potatoes"
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