Crannying
Cranny Cran"ny, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Crannied} (-n?d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Crannying}.] 1. To crack into, or become full of, crannies. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The ground did cranny everywhere. --Golding. [1913 Webster]

2. To haunt, or enter by, crannies. [1913 Webster]

All tenantless, save to the crannying wind. --Byron. [1913 Webster]


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  • Crannied — Cranny Cran ny, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Crannied} ( n?d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Crannying}.] 1. To crack into, or become full of, crannies. [R.] [1913 Webster] The ground did cranny everywhere. Golding. [1913 Webster] 2. To haunt, or enter by, crannies.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cranny — Cran ny, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Crannied} ( n?d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Crannying}.] 1. To crack into, or become full of, crannies. [R.] [1913 Webster] The ground did cranny everywhere. Golding. [1913 Webster] 2. To haunt, or enter by, crannies. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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