adverb see crisp I

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  • Crisply — Crisp ly (kr?sp l?), adv. In a crisp manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crisply — adv. Crisply is used with these verbs: ↑salute …   Collocations dictionary

  • crisply — crisp ► ADJECTIVE 1) firm, dry, and brittle. 2) (of the weather) cool, fresh, and invigorating. 3) briskly decisive and matter of fact. ► NOUN (also potato crisp) Brit. ▪ a wafer thin slice of potato fried until crisp and eaten as a snack. ► VERB …   English terms dictionary

  • crisply — See crisp. * * * …   Universalium

  • crisply — adverb In a crisp manner …   Wiktionary

  • crisply — adv. in a brittle manner; sharply and clearly (of a manner of speaking or tone of voice) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crisply — See: crisp …   English dictionary

  • crisply — adverb in a well delineated manner the new style of Minoan pottery was sharply defined • Syn: ↑sharply • Derived from adjective: ↑crisp, ↑sharp (for: ↑sharply) …   Useful english dictionary

  • crisp — crisply, adv. crispness, n. /krisp/, adj., crisper, crispest, v., n. adj. 1. (esp. of food) hard but easily breakable; brittle: crisp toast. 2. (esp. of food) firm and fresh; not soft or wilted: a crisp leaf of lettuce …   Universalium

  • crisp — [[t]krɪ̱sp[/t]] crisper, crispest, crisps, crisping, crisped 1) ADJ GRADED (approval) Food that is crisp is pleasantly hard, or has a pleasantly hard surface. Bake the potatoes for 15 minutes, till they re nice and crisp. ...crisp bacon. ...crisp …   English dictionary

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