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KK Pronunciation

〔 kræk 〕


〔 kræk 〕

Overview of noun crack

The noun crack has 10 senses

  • crack, cleft, crevice, fissure, scissure -- (a long narrow opening)

  • gap, crack -- (a narrow opening; "he opened the window a crack")

  • crevice, cranny, crack, fissure, chap -- (a long narrow depression in a surface)

  • crack, cracking, snap -- (a sudden sharp noise; "the crack of a whip"; "he heard the cracking of the ice"; "he can hear the snap of a twig")

  • shot, crack -- (a chance to do something; "he wanted a shot at the champion")

  • wisecrack, crack, sally, quip -- (witty remark)

  • crack -- (a blemish resulting from a break without complete separation of the parts; "there was a crack in the mirror")

  • crack, crack cocaine, tornado -- (a purified and potent form of cocaine that is smoked rather than snorted; highly addictive)

  • crack, fling, go, pass, whirl, offer -- (a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl")

  • fracture, crack, cracking -- (the act of cracking something)

Overview of verb crack

The verb crack has 13 senses

  • crack, check, break -- (become fractured; break or crack on the surface only; "The glass cracked when it was heated")

  • crack -- (make a very sharp explosive sound; "His gun cracked")

  • snap, crack -- (make a sharp sound; "his fingers snapped")

  • crack -- (hit forcefully; deal a hard blow, making a cracking noise; "The teacher cracked him across the face with a ruler")

  • break through, crack -- (pass through (a barrier); "Registrations cracked through the 30,000 mark in the county")

  • crack -- (break partially but keep its integrity; "The glass cracked")

  • snap, crack -- (break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension; "The pipe snapped")

  • crack -- (gain unauthorized access computers with malicious intentions; "she cracked my password"; "crack a safe")

  • crack up, crack, crock up, break up, collapse -- (suffer a nervous breakdown)

  • crack -- (tell spontaneously; "crack a joke")

  • crack -- (cause to become cracked; "heat and light cracked the back of the leather chair")

  • crack -- (reduce (petroleum) to a simpler compound by cracking)

  • crack -- (break into simpler molecules by means of heat; "The petroleum cracked")

Overview of adj crack

The adj crack has 1 sense

  • ace, A-one, crack, first-rate, super, tiptop, topnotch, top-notch, tops -- (of the highest quality; "an ace reporter"; "a crack shot"; "a first-rate golfer"; "a super party"; "played top-notch tennis"; "an athlete in tiptop condition"; "she is absolutely tops")