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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The hardened outside surface of bread; the pastry cover of a pie.

Usage examples (39)
  • A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
  • Bake for 30 to 40 minutes, until the crust is a golden color.
  • Politics is a thin crust on the surface of culture.
  • The crust is tender, crisp and melts in your mouth. for more
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  • He crossed (past tense of cross) the kitchen to cut the pie crust (a pastry shell).
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