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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crepe, crepe papernoun

    paper with a crinkled texture; usually colored and used for decorations

  2. crape, crepe, French pancakenoun

    small very thin pancake

  3. crepe, crapeverb

    a soft thin light fabric with a crinkled surface

  4. crape, crepeverb

    cover or drape with crape

    "crape the mirror"


  1. crepenoun

    A soft thin light fabric with a crinkled surface.

  2. crepenoun

    A very thin pancake.

  3. crepenoun

    crepe paper

  4. crepenoun

    Rubber in sheets used especially for shoe soles.

    The policeman wore crepe-soled shoes.

  5. crepenoun

    A death notice printed on white card with a background of black crepe paper or cloth, placed on a the door of a residence or business.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crepenoun

    same as Crape

    Etymology: [F.]


  1. Crêpe

    A crêpe or crepe is a type of very thin pancake, usually made from wheat flour or buckwheat flour. The word is of French origin, deriving from the Latin crispa, meaning "curled". While crêpes are often associated with Brittany, a region in the northwest of France, their consumption is widespread in France and Quebec. Crêpes are served with a variety of fillings, from the most simple with only sugar to flambéed crêpes Suzette or elaborate savoury .

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Crêpe

    krāp, v.t. to frizz, as hair. [See Crape.]

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  1. creep, CREEP

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crepe in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crepe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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    • A. encumbrance
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