as in brittle
having a texture that readily breaks into little pieces under pressure the crispy potato chips snapped satisfyingly in my mouth

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“Crispy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crispy. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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