What does CRUD mean?

Definitions for CRUDkrʌd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word CRUD.

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

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CRUD in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CRUD in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Theodore Sturgeon:

    Ninety percent of everything is crud.

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Translations for CRUD

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Scheiße, MistGerman
  • mierda, desperdicio, basura, cacaSpanish
  • saasta, sakka, moska, nuoskalumiFinnish
  • merdeFrench
  • CRUDJapanese
  • rotvent, stront, viezigheid, smeerlapperij, smurrie, troep, rotzooi, smeerlap, viezerik, schijterijDutch
  • мура, сволочь, подонок, дерьмо, говно, гадость, слякоть, дрянь, падла, мразьRussian
  • кака, kakaSerbo-Croatian

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