Definitions of crisp

The word crisp uses 5 letters:ciprs.

CRISP is playable in:

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Scrabble US9
Scrabble UK9

a. - Curling in stiff curls or ringlets; as, crisp hair. 2

a. - Curled with the ripple of the water. 2

a. - Brittle; friable; in a condition to break with a short, sharp fracture; as, crisp snow. 2

a. - Possessing a certain degree of firmness and freshness; in a fresh, unwilted condition. 2

a. - Lively; sparking; effervescing. 2

a. - Brisk; crackling; cheerful; lively. 2

a. - To curl; to form into ringlets, as hair, or the nap of cloth; to interweave, as the branches of trees. 2

a. - To cause to undulate irregularly, as crape or water; to wrinkle; to cause to ripple. Cf. Crimp. 2

a. - To make crisp or brittle, as in cooking. 2

v. i. - To undulate or ripple. Cf. Crisp, v. t. 2

n. - That which is crisp or brittle; the state of being crisp or brittle; as, burned to a crisp; specifically, the rind of roasted pork; crackling. 2


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