Craped
Crape Crape, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Craped} (kr[=a]pt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Craping}.] [F. cr[^e]per, fr. L. crispare to curl, crisp, fr. crispus. See {Crape}, n.] To form into ringlets; to curl; to crimp; to friz; as, to crape the hair; to crape silk. [1913 Webster]

The hour for curling and craping the hair. --Mad. D'Arblay. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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