[kreyp-hang-er] /ˈkreɪpˌhæŋ ər/
a person who sees the gloomy side of things; pessimist.
noun A habitually morose person; pessimist; killjoy, party pooper, wet blanket [1920+; fr the earlier funereal practice of hanging swaths of crape as a sign of mourning]
noun 1. a shrub, Tabernaemontana divaricata, native to India, having white flowers that are fragrant at night.
noun 1. a tall Chinese shrub, Lagerstroemia indica, of the loosestrife family, having clusters of crinkled red, pink, purple, or white flowers, grown as an ornamental in the southern and western U.S. noun 1. an oriental lythraceous shrub, Lagerstroemia indica, cultivated in warm climates for its pink, red, or white flowers
[kreyp] /kreɪp/ noun, verb (used with object), craped, craping. 1. . [kreyp] /kreɪp/ noun 1. a lightweight fabric of silk, cotton, or other fiber, with a finely crinkled or ridged surface. 2. a usually black band or piece of this material, worn as a token of mourning. 3. a thin, light, delicate pancake. 4. . […]