Definitions for crécyˈkrɛs i
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a village in N France, NNW of Reims: English victory over the French 1346.
Category: Geography (places)
Crecy, battle of Crecy(noun)
the first decisive battle of the Hundred Years' War; in 1346 the English under Edward III defeated the French under Philip of Valois
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a French village, 12 m. NE. of Abbeville, where Edward III., with 30,000, defeated the French with 68,000, and destroyed the flower of the chivalry of France, Aug. 26, 1346.