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cracked

[ krakt ]SEE DEFINITION OF cracked

Synonyms for cracked

  • broken
  • damaged
  • fractured
  • crazed
  • split
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Antonyms for cracked

  • OK
  • fixed
  • unbroken
  • working
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CRACKED

"That's it," he said, as he busied himself with a tall glass and the cracked ice.

It whirled, hummed in the air, and then cracked on the shoulders of Andrew.

As soon as the skins of the berries have cracked, add the sugar.

A tin cup and a cracked pitcher of spring water stood on the window-sill.

Sometimes it was Mrs Verloc who would appear at the call of the cracked bell.

Finally Number Thirteen cracked his long whip to attract their attention.

She whipped the cracked and crumpled card from her pocket and pushed it into his hand.

Everybody knows the song, and everybody knows the cracked voice.

Was love really what it was cracked up to be, or had the novelists handed us guff?

The enamel was cracked, and I followed every crack as well as every figure of the hours.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., past participle adjective from crack (v). Meaning "mentally unsound" is 17c. (cf. crack-brain "crazy fellow"). The equivalent Greek word was used in this sense by Aristophanes.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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