Examples of crust in a Sentence
Her children prefer to eat their sandwiches with the crust cut off.
a pie with flaky crust
He likes pizza with thin crust.
Recent Examples of crust from the Web
The plate came with white bread, fries, kale slaw, and two tenders of Nashville hot chicken, the cayenne-heavy, spicy fried chicken with a crisp red crust that has recently set L.A. ablaze.
On top of being filled with a blood orange and strawberry sauce, the cookie crust has a blood orange zest.
Make circles to spread it to the end of the dough (Chicago-style doesn't have an outer crust ring).
Normal faults occur where pieces of earth’s crust are pulling apart, creating valleys.
The crust is merely a vehicle; what interest these pies hold is entirely in their toppings.
Gradually replace the asphalt crust with permeable pavers, and construct a network of underground cisterns so that heavy rains no longer drown the sewer system and pump raw effluvium into our waterways.
On our planet, earthquakes send vibrations through the planet’s crust, sometimes creating shockwaves that can be detected thousands of miles away.
The courtyard of the 90-year-old Montecito Inn, built by silent movie actor Charlie Chaplin, was filled with a thick crust of debris driven by the slides.
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Origin and Etymology of crust
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
audaciousness, audacity, brashness, brass, brassiness, brazenness, cheek, cheekiness, chutzpah (also chutzpa), effrontery, face, gall, nerve, nerviness, pertness, presumption, presumptuousness, sauce, sauciness, temerity;
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