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crunchy making or capable of making a crunching sound, especially when chewed.
crusade (often capitalized) any of the wars between European Catholics and Middle Eastern Muslims between 1095 and 1291. During these wars, the Catholics tried to take territory away from the Muslims. [3 definitions]
crush to cause to lose shape or become flat by pressing or squeezing very hard. [5 definitions]
crust the hard, brown dough on the outside of baked goods. [5 definitions]
crustacean an animal with a hard, jointed shell. Crustaceans live in fresh or salt water. There are many kinds of crustaceans, including crabs, crayfish, lobsters, and shrimps. Crustaceans are kinds of arthropods.
crutch a support used to help injured people walk. A crutch is a pole with a padded top that rests under the arm.
cry to make a loud shout or yell (sometimes followed by "out"). [6 definitions]
cry over spilled milk to worry about something that cannot be changed.
crystal a clear kind of rock that has a regular shape. Diamonds, quartz, and grains of salt are crystals. [5 definitions]
crystallize to change into or cause to become crystals.
cry uncle to give up; yield.
cry wolf to give a false alarm.
CT an abbreviation for Connecticut.
cu. an abbreviation for cubic.
cub the young offspring of some carnivorous mammals, such as the bear, lion, and wolf.
Cuba a country on the largest island in the West Indies in the Caribbean Sea. Havana is the capital of Cuba.
Cuban of or having to do with Cuba or its culture or people. [2 definitions]
cube1 a solid figure with six square faces all the same size. [5 definitions]
cubic having form in three dimensions. [3 definitions]
Cub Scout a member of the junior section of the Boy Scouts of America. Boys between ages eight and eleven can be Cub Scouts.
cuckoo a bird of Europe and America with a slim body and a long tail. A cuckoo's color can range from gray to brown. Some cuckoos have a call that sounds like their name. [2 definitions]