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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A sudden sharp noise. Also: to break or split with or without the parts falling apart.

Usage examples (5)
  • A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world will always keep their eyes on the spot where the crack was.
  • I presume fines are doubled if an actual butt-crack is revealed.
  • Summing it all up: Kid's sellin 'crack, Mom's turnin' tricks. ...
  • My guess is like yours, Michael--that this will be a short-term crack-down. for more
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