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Anybody who wears their feelings on their sleeve and has a harder, crusty shell - like I do - is definitely protecting an inner sensitivity.
Fred Durst

Meaning of "crusty" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRUSTY

crusty  [ˈkrʌstɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRUSTY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Crusty can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CRUSTY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

crusty

Crusties

Crusties is a term for members of an urban subculture, with roots in punk and grebo. The term pre-dates crust punk and can be used independently. The trend was most widespread in the UK in the late 1980s and early 1990s but there are also international subsets.

Definition of crusty in the English dictionary

The first definition of crusty in the dictionary is having or characterized by a crust, esp having a thick crust. Other definition of crusty is having a rude or harsh character or exterior; surly; curt. Crusty is also a dirty type of punk or hippy whose lifestyle involves travelling and squatting.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRUSTY


basti
ˈbʌstɪ
busti
ˈbʌstɪ
busty
ˈbʌstɪ
dusty
ˈdʌstɪ
fusty
ˈfʌstɪ
gustie
ˈɡʌstɪ
gusty
ˈɡʌstɪ
lusty
ˈlʌstɪ
musty
ˈmʌstɪ
overlusty
ˌəʊvəˈlʌstɪ
rusty
ˈrʌstɪ
sawdusty
ˈsɔːˌdʌstɪ
trusty
ˈtrʌstɪ
untrusty
ʌnˈtrʌstɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRUSTY

crusily
Crusoe
crust
crusta
crusta lactea
crustacea
crustacean
crustaceous
crustal
crustate
crustation
crusted
crustier
crusties
crustiest
crustily
crustiness
crustless
crustose
crutch

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRUSTY

amnesty
Christy
dishonesty
dynasty
feisty
frosty
gousty
hasty
majesty
misty
modesty
nasty
not so dusty
pasty
sty
tasty
testy
theopneusty
thirsty
toasty

Synonyms and antonyms of crusty in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CRUSTY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «crusty» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of crusty

Translation of «crusty» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRUSTY

Find out the translation of crusty to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of crusty from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «crusty» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

有硬而脆外皮的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

crujiente
570 millions of speakers

English

crusty
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

crusty
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يابس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

твердый
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

torrado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কর্কশ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

croustillant
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

rangup
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

knusprig
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

パリパリした
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

껍질이 딱딱한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Crusty
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

quạu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தோல் உடைய
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कुरळे करणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

huysuz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

croccante
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

chrupiący
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

твердий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

iritabil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κακότροπος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kraakvars
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

knaprig
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

crusty
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of crusty

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRUSTY»

The term «crusty» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.542 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRUSTY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about crusty

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3 QUOTES WITH «CRUSTY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word crusty.
1
Patricia Briggs
When I put magic into a book - whether it's a wizard or a crusty old werewolf - I'm asking a reader to swallow a huge leap that is counter to everything he or she knows. An extra big helping of reality makes that leap go down a lot easier.
2
Fred Durst
Anybody who wears their feelings on their sleeve and has a harder, crusty shell - like I do - is definitely protecting an inner sensitivity.
3
Paul Stamets
Chaga is one of the weirdest mushrooms you may ever see. A fungal parasite found on birch trees, Chaga is a hardened, blackened, crusty formation that looks like a bursting tumor.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRUSTY»

Discover the use of crusty in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to crusty and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Crusty Crones Get Out and About: The Cauldron Has Been ...
This book from two Crusty Crones takes an educational, insightful and often humorous look at the modern Pagan lifestyle as seen from the inside and out.
Kimi Ravensky, Harmonia Saille, 2011
2
Crusty
Author Don Stansberry pens his third book about Crusty, a smart thinking crab who chooses to be different. Not only is his color different]]so are his friends! Also illustrated by Stansberry, this is his first children's picture book.
‎2008
3
Save the Deli: In Search of Perfect Pastrami, Crusty Rye, ...
Funny, poignant, and impeccably written, Save the Deli is the story of one man’s search to save a defining element of a culture — and the sandwiches — he loves. From the Hardcover edition.
David Sax, 2011
4
Food Preparation and Cooking: Cookery units. Student guide
White basic dough - crusty products One type of basic white dough is used for crusty products e.g.: • White crusty bread • White crusty rolls These products are made from refined wheat flour mixed with water, salt and yeast sometimes with a  ...
‎1996
5
Crusty at the County Fair
Crusty continued to nibble at the waxed carton. Roxie picked him up and put him on the grass outside the door. “Now you stay out there until I clean up this mess. Then I'll get you some ice cream in a dish.” Crusty scratched and clawed at the ...
Joann Ellen Sisco, 2014
6
The crusty ones: a first look at crustaceans
Surveys the class of animals called crustaceans describing their characteristics, habitats, structure, development, and importance in the food cycle.
Solveig Paulson Russell, 1974
7
Crusty Old Cheesedog
Judy Murphy. by Judy Murphy DORRANCE PUBLISHING CO., INC. PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA 15222 The contents of this work including, but not limited to, Crusty Old Cheesedog.
Judy Murphy, 2009
8
Commercial Law, 2003-2004
It is unclear whether before the delivery to Carmen, Crusty had an opportunity to examine the super model video recorders for the purpose of seeing whether they conformed to the contract. If Crusty resells the goods, having inspected them, ...
A. P. Dobson, K. J. Reddy, Jo Reddy, 2003
9
Commercial Law Q and A 2003-2004
It is unclear whether before the delivery to Carmen, Crusty had an opportunity to examine the super model video recorders for the purpose of seeing whether they conformed to the contract. If Crusty resells the goods, having inspected them, ...
Taylor & Francis Group, 2003
10
Animal Pursuits: A Frivolous Frolic Through the Puntastic ...
A Frivolous Frolic Through the Puntastic Province of Animals Richard J. Atkinson. CRUSTY RACHEL CRUSTY RACHEL CRUSTY RACHEL CRUSTY RACHEL CRUSTY RACHEL CRUSTY RACHEL CRUSTY RACHEL CRUSTY Not to those  ...
Richard J. Atkinson, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRUSTY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term crusty is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The Crusty Bun brings back memories
One bite of a crusty bun from The Crusty Bun (Unit H-1026 St. Mary's Rd.) and I was transported back to a time when mom was the bread ... «Winnipeg Free Press, Jul 15»
2
This Is the New Ghostbusters Car, and People Are Freaking Out
Just look closely at how it blazed across the screen in that movie: It was a rusty, crusty old clunker, spewing smoke and wallowing around turns ... «RoadandTrack.com, Jul 15»
3
Cuban Sandwich Factory is a real hidden gem in Belfast's bustling …
You can choose from hot pressed authentic Cubanos in crusty bread or soft subroll, or if you're in a hurry a Rapido, which means you can ... «Belfast Live, Jul 15»
4
Celtics Notebook: Mates lose mentor with Gerald Wallace's exit
But for the young players he helped, it's a tad difficult to envision Wallace and his crusty style in coaching. “G just knows the game really well. «Boston Herald, Jul 15»
5
Cream puffs
The light crusty casings rise in perfect rows like a regiment of chubby St. Nicks. Custard fillings are made fresh with locally sourced ingredients ... «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
6
Cambridge cyclist left 'sweet gift' as apology in random act of kindness
But the mother-of-one, who owns a "red bike with crusty old panniers" returned to find her cycle had been locked to another one, forcing her to ... «Cambridge News, Jul 15»
7
One dinner, two meals. It's the secret to easy lunch packing
On Day 2, you take thin slices of the leftover steak and slap them onto crusty bread with mustard or into a whole-wheat wrap with a bit of fresh ... «CT Post, Jul 15»
8
BLUME: Cisse's Bakery
Aimee Blume / Special to The Courier & Press Enjoy Cisse's crusty European breads with butter or an olive oil dip or toast and top simply with ... «Evansville Courier & Press, Jul 15»
9
Blueberry Month
The sugar sprinkled over the top makes a sweet crusty topping when the cake is baked. This cake is delicious warm from the oven, cold, and ... «Frederick News Post, Jul 15»
10
Harleys to roar in to Brechin for fourth year
... also serve Coffee/Tea and biscuits from 10 am to 12 noon and then soup with crusty bread followed by cracker and cheese from 12 to 2pm. «Brechin Advertiser, Jul 15»

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