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crepe paper thin paper with wrinkles. Crepe paper is used for decoration.
crept past tense and past participle of "creep."
crescendo an increase in loudness or force in a piece of music.
crescent the shape of the moon when it looks to us like a narrow arc. The moon appears as a crescent in its first and last quarters. [3 definitions]
crest a tuft of feathers, bone, or fur on an animal's head, or something that looks like this. The comb of a rooster is one kind of crest. [4 definitions]
crew a group of people who work together. [2 definitions]
crib a bed with high sides for a baby or young child. [3 definitions]
cricket1 an insect that is related to a grasshopper. It has long antennae and strong hind legs for jumping. The male makes a chirping noise by rubbing his front wings together.
cricket2 an English game played outdoors with a ball and bat by two teams of eleven members each.
cried past tense and past participle of "cry."
crime something a person does that is against the law. [3 definitions]
criminal of or having to do with crime. [3 definitions]
crimson the color that comes from mixing red and a small amount of purple paint.
crinkle to make small ripples or wrinkles in. [4 definitions]
cripple a person or animal that cannot use a part of its body because of a disease or injury. [3 definitions]
crisis the point or moment just before a very important change in one direction or another. [2 definitions]
crisp firm but breaking easily into pieces. [4 definitions]
crispy easily broken or crumbled, as fried or baked foods such as fresh potato chips or newly-baked crackers,
crisscross with two or more lines crossing each other. [4 definitions]
critic anyone who judges or evaluates. [2 definitions]
critical likely to find fault. [3 definitions]