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  Words related to crisp

Related / Similar Words: chip, potato chip, Saratoga chip, toast, wrinkle, ruckle, crease, crinkle, scrunch, scrunch up, curt, laconic, terse, sharp, frizzly, frizzy, kinky, nappy, firm, crunchy, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappy, parky, crispy

 

Definition:
  • a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat;
  • make brown and crisp by heating; "toast bread"; "crisp potatoes";
  • make wrinkles or creases into a smooth surface; "The dress got wrinkled";
  • brief and to the point; effectively cut short; "a crisp retort"; "a response so curt as to be almost rude"; "the laconic reply; `yes''"; "short and terse and easy to understand";
  • (of something seen or heard) clearly defined; "a sharp photographic image"; "the sharp crack of a twig"; "the crisp snap of dry leaves underfoot";
  • in small tight curls;
  • pleasingly firm and fresh and making a crunching noise when chewed; "crisp carrot and celery sticks"; "a firm apple"; "crunchy lettuce";
  • pleasantly cold and invigorating; "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"; "a nipping wind"; "a nippy fall day"; "snappy weather"; (`parky'' is a British term);
  • tender and brittle; "crisp potato chips";

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    Hyponyms: pucker, rumple, cockle, crumple, knit, ruck, ruck up

     

    Derivational Morphology: toast, chip, potato chip, Saratoga chip, toaster, toasting, browning, wrinkle, furrow, crease, crinkle, seam, line

     

    Anagrams: scrip

     

     
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