crizzle

verb
criz·​zle | \ˈkrizəl\
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of crizzle 

(Entry 1 of 2)

intransitive verb

dialectal : to become rough or crumpled (as of the surface of freezing water)

transitive verb

chiefly dialectal : to roughen or crumple the surface of

crizzle

noun
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plural -s

Definition of crizzle (Entry 2 of 2)

now dialectal

: a roughened surface (as of the skin when exposed to sun and wind)

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