[kruhs-tee] /ˈkrʌs ti/
adjective, crustier, crustiest.
having a crisp or thick :
a loaf of crusty French bread.
of the nature of or resembling a .
harsh; surly; rude:
a crusty remark.
adjective crustier, crustiest
having or characterized by a crust, esp having a thick crust
having a rude or harsh character or exterior; surly; curt: a crusty remark
noun (pl) crusties
(slang) a dirty type of punk or hippy whose lifestyle involves travelling and squatting
c.1400, from crust (n.) + -y (2). Figurative use, of persons, “short-tempered,” is from 1560s.
Gruff; surly; ill-tempered; feisty: Crusty George Meany. The downturned lips, the jowls, the half-closed lids, all were dour (1834+)
[kruht] /krʌt/ noun, Slang. 1. (def 1). modifier : It’s in your ballpark, since you love the crud detail noun Related Terms creeping crud [fr Middle English, ”coagulated milk or other substance, curd,” of unknown origin] Related Terms crud
[kruhch] /krʌtʃ/ noun 1. a staff or support to assist a lame or infirm person in walking, now usually with a crosspiece at one end to fit under the armpit. 2. any of various devices resembling this in shape or use. 3. anything that serves as a temporary and often inappropriate support, supplement, or substitute; […]
- Crutched friar
/krʌtʃt; ˈkrʌtʃɪd/ noun 1. a member of a mendicant order, suppressed in 1656
/ˈkrʌtʃɪŋz/ plural noun 1. (Austral & NZ) the wool clipped from a sheep’s hindquarters