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crud

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1 foul matter that mars the purity or cleanliness of something
  • you must have stepped in something, because there's crud all over your shoe

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2 slang a person whose behavior is offensive to others
  • I don't care how hip that clothing store is, their employees behave like absolute cruds

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The first known use of crud was in the 14th century

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“Crud.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crud. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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