cras·​si·​tude ˈkra-sə-ˌtüd How to pronounce crassitude (audio)
: the quality or state of being crass : grossness
also : an instance of grossness

Word History

First Known Use

1679, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of crassitude was in 1679

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Cite this Entry

“Crassitude.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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