Crust Crust, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Crusted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Crusting}.] [Cf. OF. crouster, L. crustare. See {Crust}, n. ] To cover with a crust; to cover or line with an incrustation; to incrust. [1913 Webster]

The whole body is crusted over with ice. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

And now their legs, and breast, and bodies stood Crusted with bark. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

Very foul and crusted bottles. --Swift. [1913 Webster]

Their minds are crusted over, like diamonds in the rock. --Felton. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Crusted — Crust ed (kr?st ?d), a. Incrusted; covered with, or containing, crust; as, old, crusted port wine. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crusted — [[t]krʌ̱stɪd[/t]] ADJ: oft ADJ with n If something is crusted with a substance, it is covered with a hard or thick layer of that substance. [LITERARY] ...flat grey stones crusted with lichen... He moved all the caked and crusted dishes into the… …   English dictionary

  • crusted — crust|ed [ˈkrʌstıd] adj having a thin hard dry layer on the surface crusted with ▪ old boots crusted with mud …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • crusted — crustedly, adv. /krus tid/, adj. 1. having a crust; encrusted. 2. (of a wine) containing a hardened deposit accumulated during aging in the bottle: crusted port. 3. having the accruals of age; antique. [1350 1400; ME; see CRUST, ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • crusted — adjective (+ with) having a thin hard dry layer on the surface: old boots crusted with mud …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • crusted — adj. 1 a having a crust. b (of wine) having deposited a crust. 2 antiquated, venerable (crusted prejudice) …   Useful english dictionary

  • crusted — crust|ed [ krʌstəd ] adjective covered with a hard layer of something …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • crusted — crust·ed || krÊŒstɪd adj. having a hardened crust as a covering krÊŒst n. hard outer coating of a loaf of bread; piece of bread which is mainly crust or that is hard and dry; hard coating, hard outer layer; (Geology) outer portion of the earth… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crusted — crudest …   Anagrams dictionary

  • crusted — adjective form into or cover with a crust: → crust …   English new terms dictionary

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