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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.

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. Althea Mullarkey:

    I can taste the salt and pepper and lemon and I like the crispy textures.

  2. Brandon Cook:

    Our crispy Brussels sprouts is a favorite dish on our menu, and it’s perfect for fall when Brussels Sprouts are in peak season, we fry our Brussels sprouts which adds a beautiful nutty, earthy almost roasted flavor but also gives them a wonderful crispiness.

  3. Shay Spence:

    I put my twist on it by really caramelizing the pizza pieces until they’re almost like croutons and the cheese gets nice and crispy, the eggs start to rehydrate the pizza also, so it’s the perfect way to use up leftovers that are going stale.

  4. The CEO:

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

  5. Alison Gilbert:

    Ben Jerry’s flavor gurus are always searching for new, fun and quirky ways to make eating ice cream extraordinary, it has all of the ridgey goodness of their more crispy cousins, but is slightly less sweet.

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