adjective \ˈkris-pē\

: pleasantly thin, dry, and easily broken : having a pleasantly crisp outer layer


Full Definition of CRISPY

:  crisp 1 <crispy hair>
:  appealingly crunchy :  crisp <crispy fried chicken>
crisp·i·ness noun

Examples of CRISPY

  1. Fry the potatoes until they are brown and crispy.
  2. <the crispy potato chips snapped satisfyingly in my mouth>

First Known Use of CRISPY

14th century

Rhymes with CRISPY


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