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Definitions for crispy
ˈkrɪs picrispy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crisp, crispyadjective

    tender and brittle

    "crisp potato chips"


  1. crispynoun

    The well-baked fat on the surface of a piece of roasted meat.

  2. crispyadjective

    having a crisp texture; brittle yet tender.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Crispyadjective


    Etymology: from crisp.

    So are those crispy snaky locks, oft known
    To be the dowry of a second head. William Shakespeare, Merch. of Ven.


  1. crispy

    Crispy refers to a texture that is hard enough to be brittle and break or crunch when bitten or handled. It is often used to describe certain types of food that have been cooked or baked until a firm, crunchy texture is achieved.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crispyadjective

    formed into short, close ringlets; frizzed; crisp; as, crispy locks

  2. Crispyadjective

    crisp; brittle; as, a crispy pie crust

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crispy in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crispy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of crispy in a Sentence

  1. David Crimmins:

    Pre-COVID, even the pickiest people didn’t pay that much attention to tiny details like how the corners of the sheets on their beds were folded or if the bacon was semi-crispy or very crispy, now, they have a lot more time [at home] and are more agitated than they have been. They notice every little thing.

  2. Andrea Zahumensky:

    We launched into this process that we believe now is going to be able to compete, the' Crispy Colonel' has a lot of fans, but we knew we could do better and it wasn't good enough for us.

  3. Qu Xiling:

    Their bread stays crispy for days.

  4. The CEO:

    It’s clear people like crispy chicken but we didn’t want to use fryers.

  5. Mike Lange:


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