Something of very little value: The Whitney show is full of works that bring to mind gigantic gift boxes containing plastic Cracker Jack prizes
[late 1800s+; fr the fact that each box of Cracker Jacks2 contains a little gift among the glazed popcorn]
- Cracker meal
noun crushed crackers used for breading meat or fish or topping dishes to be baked or broiled Examples You can make your own cracker meal by putting crackers in a heavy plastic bag and rolling them with a rolling pin OR placing crackers in a food processor and processing until crumbly. Word Origin cooking
[krak-er] /ˈkræk ər/ noun 1. a thin, crisp biscuit. 2. a . 3. Also called cracker bonbon. a small paper roll used as a party favor, that usually contains candy, trinkets, etc., and that pops when pulled sharply at one or both ends. 4. (initial capital letter) Slang: Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive. a native or […]
noun, Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive. 1. Georgia (used as a nickname).
/ˈkrækɪt/ noun (dialect) 1. a low stool, often one with three legs 2. a box for a miner to kneel on when working a low seam