crackly

adjective crack·ly \ ˈkra-k(ə-)lē \
Updated on: 14 Apr 2018

Definition of crackly

: inclined to crackle : crisp

Examples of crackly in a Sentence

  1. the crackly sound of the old record

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First Known Use of crackly

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CRACKLY Defined for English Language Learners

crackly

Definition of crackly for English Language Learners

  • : having or making a series of short, sharp noises

  • : thin and easily cracked


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