(Irish) a multicoloured woven woollen belt traditionally worn by men in the Aran Islands
[krahy-uh-sfingks] /ˈkraɪ əˌsfɪŋks/ noun, plural criosphinxes, criosphinges [krahy-uh-sfin-jeez] /ˌkraɪ əˈsfɪn dʒiz/ (Show IPA) 1. a sphinx with the head of a ram instead of a human.
[krip] /krɪp/ noun, Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. 1. a term used to refer to a person who is partially or totally unable to use one or more limbs. n. member of a major U.S. street gang, founded in South Central Los Angeles 1971, the name supposedly originally was cribs, partly a reference to the youth […]
[krahyps] /kraɪps/ interjection 1. (used as a mild oath or an exclamation of astonishment.) /kraɪps/ interjection 1. (old-fashioned, slang) an expression of surprise n,interj Christ •A euphemistic form: Cripes, what a rotten deal (1910+)
/ˈkrɪpən/ noun 1. Hawley Harvey, known as Doctor Crippen. 1862–1910, US doctor living in England: executed for poisoning his wife; the first criminal to be apprehended by the use of radiotelegraphy