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Synonyms for crisp
krɪspcrisp

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Wiktionary

  1. crispnoun

    Synonyms:
    potato chip, potato crisp

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chip, crisp, potato chip, Saratoga chipadjective

    a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat

    Synonyms:
    chip, cow chip, microprocessor chip, fleck, poker chip, cow dung, silicon chip, check, potato chip, chip shot, microchip, scrap, flake, micro chip, splintering, chipping, bit, buffalo chip

    Antonyms:
    stale, prolix, hot, indistinct, straight, tough

  2. crisp, sharpadjective

    (of something seen or heard) clearly defined

    "a sharp photographic image"; "the sharp crack of a twig"; "the crisp snap of dry leaves underfoot"

    Synonyms:
    abrupt, nipping, astute, sharp, crispy, sharp-worded, incisive, shrill, kinky, penetrative, laconic, shrewd, snappy, terse, keen, curt, knifelike, needlelike, precipitous, discriminating, tart, acuate, acute, frizzly, frizzy, piercing, penetrating, nippy, frosty, nappy

    Antonyms:
    tough, prolix, stale, indistinct, hot, straight

  3. crisp, crispyadjective

    tender and brittle

    "crisp potato chips"

    Synonyms:
    terse, nippy, frizzly, kinky, nappy, frizzy, curt, crispy, sharp, laconic, snappy, frosty, nipping

    Antonyms:
    hot, indistinct, straight, tough, prolix, stale

  4. crisp, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappyadjective

    pleasantly cold and invigorating

    "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"; "a nipping wind"; "a nippy fall day"; "snappy weather"

    Synonyms:
    nappy, rimy, laconic, wintry, brisk, kinky, mordacious, sharp, curt, dashing, biting, frizzly, jaunty, pungent, frosty, frigid, terse, icy, glacial, rattling, dapper, spruce, crispy, natty, spanking, frozen, lively, nippy, raffish, nipping, barbed, alert, rimed, merry, spiffy, rakish, snappy, snappish, frizzy, whipping, zippy

    Antonyms:
    straight, prolix, tough, indistinct, hot, stale

  5. crispadjective

    pleasingly firm and fresh

    "crisp lettuce"

    Synonyms:
    terse, nippy, frizzly, kinky, nappy, frizzy, curt, crispy, sharp, laconic, snappy, frosty, nipping

    Antonyms:
    straight, hot, tough, prolix, stale, indistinct

  6. crisp, frizzly, frizzy, kinky, nappyadjective

    (of hair) in small tight curls

    Synonyms:
    nipping, sharp, crispy, perverted, way-out, kinky, laconic, snappy, terse, curt, offbeat, far-out, frizzly, frizzy, quirky, nippy, frosty, nappy

    Antonyms:
    straight, prolix, indistinct, stale, hot, tough

  7. crisp, curt, laconic, terseverb

    brief and to the point; effectively cut short

    "a crisp retort"; "a response so curt as to be almost rude"; "the laconic reply; `yes'"; "short and terse and easy to understand"

    Synonyms:
    nipping, short(p), sharp, brusk, kinky, laconic, snappy, terse, curt, frizzly, frizzy, brusque, crispy, nippy, frosty, nappy

    Antonyms:
    indistinct, hot, straight, tough, stale, prolix

  8. wrinkle, ruckle, crease, crinkle, scrunch, scrunch up, crispverb

    make wrinkles or creases on a smooth surface; make a pressed, folded or wrinkled line in

    "The dress got wrinkled"; "crease the paper like this to make a crane"

    Synonyms:
    toast, crump, crease, crispen, ruckle, graze, rumple, hunker down, wrinkle, thud, crinkle, purse, hunker, rake, furrow, scrunch, crouch, scrunch up, crumple, squat

    Antonyms:
    tough, stale, hot, straight, prolix, indistinct

  9. crispen, toast, crispverb

    make brown and crisp by heating

    "toast bread"; "crisp potatoes"

    Synonyms:
    wrinkle, crispen, crinkle, scrunch up, crease, wassail, drink, salute, pledge, scrunch, ruckle, toast

    Antonyms:
    tough, straight, indistinct, hot, stale, prolix

Editors Contribution

  1. coldadjective

    the weather is lower than comfortable.

    Submitted by Lollipopslove on May 9, 2022  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crispadjective

    Synonyms:
    brittle, friable

  2. crispverb

    Synonyms:
    twist, curl

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. crispadjective

    Synonyms:
    brittle, friable, short, crackling, lively, brisk

    Antonyms:
    tenacious, tough, flexible

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "crisp":

    crunchy, sharpness, sharp, crystal-clear

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. CRISP

    Synonyms:
    Cholesterol Reduction In Seniors Program Arch

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How to use crisp in a sentence?

  1. David Blewett:

    The hollows are remarkable because they have a crisp, fresh appearance, they are probably younger than a few tens of millions of years, but some hollows are probably forming today. It is amazing to find ongoing geological activity modifying the surface of Mercury.

  2. Scott C. Holstad:

    It's had about a thousand lives in it, some brittle and cold, others quaint and lively. The wallpaper's peeling and the pipes are rusting. The shingles are breaking away, falling to ancient earth but the hearth still smells of warm breakfast, eggs sizzling in their beds, toast crisp with strains of raspberry jam, griddlecakes tanning themselves, milk being topped off. Somewhere there is a rumbling, a truck bearing gifts of furniture, a car with parents cooing to their young and calming the family pets as they speed on to their destination.

  3. Heather Lydia Thornhill:

    If all my world burnt to a crisp but for one tiny metal heart, I would give that heart to you.

  4. Le Drian:

    Despite the crisp air of Dinard, we couldn't overcome some of our differences.

  5. Matt Paul:

    Hopefully these candidates are getting unvarnished guidance about what this is going to take. It is a grueling schedule, it carries an enormous personal toll and these candidates have to have a clear and crisp view of why they want to do this, it is smart that they are taking the time to consider these factors.


Translations for crisp

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  • هشArabic
  • свеж, оживен, къдрав, освежителен, накъдрен, жив, хрускав, искрящ, правя ронлив, начупен, хрупкав, ронлив, чипсBulgarian
  • forsch, Chip, knackig, knusprig, sprödeGerman
  • πατατάκιGreek
  • preciso, efervescente, burbujeanteSpanish
  • تردPersian
  • sliseag, fionnarScottish Gaelic
  • कुरकुराHindi
  • garingIndonesian
  • frytkaPolish
  • animado, borbulhante, alegre, batata frita, efervescentePortuguese
  • crocantRomanian
  • хрупкий, живой, свежий, кудрявыйRussian
  • chipsSwedish
  • kırışık, ayazlı, körpe, gevrekTurkish

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