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crump

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verb \ˈkrəmp\

Definition of crump

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  crunch

  3. 2 :  to explode heavily



Examples of crump

  1. <one aerial bomb failed to crump as it landed>



Origin of crump

imitative


First Known Use: 1646


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crump

noun

Definition of crump

  1. 1 :  a crunching sound

  2. 2 :  shell, bomb



1914

First Known Use of crump

1914


3

crump

adjective

Definition of crump

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  brittle



Origin of crump

perhaps alteration of crimp friable


First Known Use: circa 1706


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