What does crackling mean?

Definitions for cracklingˈkræk lɪŋ or, for 2, 3 , -lən

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. greaves, crackling(noun)

    the residue that remains after animal fat has been rendered

  2. crackle, crackling, crepitation(noun)

    the sharp sound of snapping noises


  1. crackling(Noun)

    (gastronomy) Fat that, after roasting a joint, hardens and crispens.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crackling(noun)

    the making of small, sharp cracks or reports, frequently repeated

  2. Crackling(noun)

    the well-browned, crisp rind of roasted pork

  3. Crackling(noun)

    food for dogs, made from the refuse of tallow melting


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crackling in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crackling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lance Andrade:

    You could hear the explosions from people's vehicle tires popping from the heat, you could hear crackling. Smoke was coming in every direction. You could feel the heat. We just waited it out and prayed to God.

Images & Illustrations of crackling

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