Definitions for CRUDkrʌd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

crudkrʌd(n.; v.)crud•ded, crud•ding.

  1. (n.)Slang. a deposit of filth, incrusted matter, or other objectionable substance. a despicable or disagreeable person. something worthless or objectionable. lies, exaggeration, or flattery. a vaguely defined disease or disorder, as a rash.

    Category: Status (usage)

  2. Dial. curd.

    Category: Status (usage)

  3. (v.i.)Dial. to curd.

    Category: Status (usage)

Origin of crud:

1325–75; earlier form of curd

crud′dy(adj.)-di•er, -di•est.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crud(noun)

    heavy wet snow that is unsuitable for skiing

  2. filth, crud, skank(noun)

    any substance considered disgustingly foul or unpleasant

  3. crud(noun)

    an ill-defined bodily ailment

    "he said he had the crud and needed a doctor"


  1. crud(Noun)

    dirt, filth or refuse

  2. crud(Noun)

    Something of poor quality.

  3. crud(Noun)

    Mixed impurities, especially corrosion products in nuclear reactor fuel

  4. crud(Noun)

    A heavy wet snow on which it is difficult to ski

  5. crud(Noun)

    Crap, excrement.

  6. crud(Noun)

    A contemptible person.

  7. crud(Noun)

    venereal disease, or (later) any disease

  8. crud(Noun)

    A fast-paced game, loosely based on billiards or pool, with many players participating at the same time.

  9. Origin: Said to be a metathesis variant of curd, which would be an unconscious return to the original form

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crud(noun)

    see Curd

Translations for CRUD

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not cooked

raw onions/meat.

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