encrusted
encrusted encrusted adj. covered with or hardened into a crust.

Syn: crusted. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • encrusted — [[t]ɪnkrʌ̱stɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ with n If an object is encrusted with something, its surface is covered with a layer of that thing. ...a blue uniform coat that was thickly encrusted with gold loops. COMB in ADJ: ADJ n Encrusted is also a… …   English dictionary

  • encrusted — en|crust|ed [ınˈkrʌstıd] adj covered with a hard layer of something encrusted with/in ▪ a gold crown encrusted with diamonds mud encrusted/jewel encrusted etc >encrustation [ˌınkrʌˈsteıʃən] n [U and C] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • encrusted — adj. encrusted with * * * encrustedwith …   Combinatory dictionary

  • encrusted — en|crust|ed [ ın krʌstəd ] adjective covered with a hard layer of something: a jewel encrusted box …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • encrusted — adjective covered with a thin hard layer of something (+ with/in): boots thickly encrusted with mud encrustation / InkrV steISFn/ noun (C, U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • encrusted — UK [ɪnˈkrʌstɪd] / US [ɪnˈkrʌstəd] adjective covered with a hard layer of something a jewel encrusted box …   English dictionary

  • encrusted — adjective Having an incrustation …   Wiktionary

  • encrusted — en·crust || ɪn krÊŒst v. cover with a crust; coat, cover …   English contemporary dictionary

  • encrusted — adjective cover with a hard crust. → encrust …   English new terms dictionary

  • encrusted — [ɪnˈkrʌstɪd] adj covered with a hard layer of something …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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