crust, Earth's crust(noun)
the outer layer of the Earth
crust, incrustation, encrustation(noun)
a hard outer layer that covers something
crust, gall, impertinence, impudence, insolence, cheekiness, freshness(verb)
the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
form a crust or form into a crust
"The bread crusted in the oven"
A more solid, dense or hard layer on a surface or boundary.
The external layer of most types of bread.
Outer layer composed of pastry
Bread foundation of pizza
The outermost layer of the lithosphere of the Earth.
You've got a lot of crust standing there saying that.
To cover with a crust.
To form a crust.
Origin: crusta via and cruste.
the hard external coat or covering of anything; the hard exterior surface or outer shell; an incrustation; as, a crust of snow
the hard exterior or surface of bread, in distinction from the soft part or crumb; or a piece of bread grown dry or hard
the cover or case of a pie, in distinction from the soft contents
the dough, or mass of doughy paste, cooked with a potpie; -- also called dumpling
the exterior portion of the earth, formerly universally supposed to inclose a molten interior
the shell of crabs, lobsters, etc
a hard mass, made up of dried secretions blood, or pus, occurring upon the surface of the body
an incrustation on the interior of wine bottles, the result of the ripening of the wine; a deposit of tartar, etc. See Beeswing
to cover with a crust; to cover or line with an incrustation; to incrust
to gather or contract into a hard crust; to become incrusted
Origin: [L. crusta: cf. OF. crouste, F. crote; prob. akin to Gr. ice, E. crystal, from the same root as E. crude, raw. See Raw, and cf. Custard.]
In geology, the crust is the outermost solid shell of a rocky planet or natural satellite, which is chemically distinct from the underlying mantle. The crusts of Earth, our Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Io, and other planetary bodies have been generated largely by igneous processes, and these crusts are richer in incompatible elements than their respective mantles.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
krust, n. the hard rind or outside coating of anything: the outer part of bread: covering of a pie, &c.: (geol.) the solid exterior of the earth.—v.t. to cover with a crust or hard case.—v.i. to gather into a hard crust.—adj. Crustāt′ed, covered with a crust.—n. Crustā′tion, an adherent crust.—adv. Crust′ily.—n. Crust′iness.—adj. Crust′y, of the nature of or having a crust, as port or other wine: having a hard or harsh exterior: hard: snappy: surly. [O. Fr.,—L. crusta, rind.]
The numerical value of crust in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of crust in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of crust in a Sentence
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Set the foot down with distrust on the crust of the world -- it is thin.
The mix between the crispiness of the crust, the chewiness of the toppings and the slurping of the wine is what did it.
The style I like is not quite Neapolitan, not quite New York. Sort of a hybrid in the middle, but the crust is very, very light.
The fact that there are so many large faults in this part of Pluto indicates that the crust has experienced a major extension at some point in its history.
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- кора, покривам с кора, хващам кораBulgarian
- crosta, escorça, massaCatalan, Valencian
- kůra, kůrkaCzech
- φλοιός, κόρα, επίπαγοςGreek
- terkrusto, krustoEsperanto
- costra, cortezaSpanish
- muna, kuori, pohja, kuorettaa, otsa, kuortua, kuorettua, kannikka, kuorruttaa, pokka, kanttiFinnish
- croûte, écorceFrench
- burok, köpeny, földkéreg, kenyérhéj, héjHungarian
- [[հացի]] [[կեղեւ]], չորուկ, կեղեւ, երկրակեղեւArmenian
- krusto, krusteskarIdo
- skare, skorpeNorwegian
- skórka, skorupaPolish
- crosta, massaPortuguese
- корка, кораRussian
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