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Synonyms for cracking
ˈkræk ɪŋcrack·ing

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  1. crack, cracking, snapnoun

    a sudden sharp noise

    "the crack of a whip"; "he heard the cracking of the ice"; "he can hear the snap of a twig"

    Synonyms:
    gap, sally, crevice, cranny, snap, whirl, snatch, elasticity, fissure, duck soup, picnic, piece of cake, ginger snap, offer, chap, ginger nut, crack cocaine, centering, quip, go, cinch, crack, scissure, pass, snapshot, gingersnap, wisecrack, pushover, walkover, fracture, fling, snap bean, child's play, press stud, catch, breeze, grab, snap fastener, tornado, cleft, shot

    Antonyms:
    bad

  2. fracture, crack, crackingnoun

    the act of cracking something

    Synonyms:
    go, fault, fracture, pass, fling, sally, crack, fissure, geological fault, wisecrack, faulting, quip, shift, break, tornado, cleft, offer, snap, crevice, chap, scissure, cranny, gap, crack cocaine, whirl, shot

    Antonyms:
    bad

  3. crackingadjective

    the process whereby heavy molecules of naphtha or petroleum are broken down into hydrocarbons of lower molecular weight (especially in the oil-refining process)

    Synonyms:
    snap, crack, fracture

    Antonyms:
    bad

  4. bang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, not bad(p), peachy, slap-up, swell, smashingadjective

    very good

    "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"

    Antonyms:
    bad

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "cracking":

    cracks, fissures, crack, cracker

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How to use cracking in a sentence?

  1. Michel Milinkovitch:

    We would like to follow the cracking on the skin of a baby African elephant to understand the dynamic of the process, are the cracks appearing everywhere or do they appear in a specific place and then propagate ? Does it take... weeks or does it take six months ? It's a new, beautiful example of how physical processes are involved in the development of animal forms and shapes.

  2. Esther Awinja:

    We have tried to find another place to stay but we've not been able to, the only option I have now is to live in another home that is cracking and that is likely to put our lives in danger.

  3. Kannalife Sciences CEO Dean Petkanas:

    Maybe Sessions should spend more time cracking down on pill mills and the elicit use of opioids rather than outlawing cannabis.

  4. Michael Levin:

    We call this whole research program cracking the bioelectric code.

  5. Maxine Waters:

    I am happy to work with Ranking Member McHenry on the first of what I hope will be many bipartisan bills to strengthen consumer and investor protections, cracking down on fraud and abuse within our financial system is apolitical.


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