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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The sharp sound of snapping noises; The residue that remains after animal fat has been rendered.

Usage examples (38)
  • Verb (used without object) : The play crackled with wit
  • The sounds were described as crackling, and seemed to depend on movements of the arch of the palate.
  • The noise of the bullets "crackling" a yard above us was deafening.
  • Each bear-related portion of the book is full of zest and life and a kind of crackling energy. for more
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