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Main Entry: 1crisp
Pronunciation: primarystresskrisp
Function: adjective
1 a : being thin and hard and easily crumbled <crisp crackers> b : pleasantly firm and crunchy <crisp lettuce>
2 a : having sharp distinct outlines <a crisp illustration> b : being clear and brief <a crisp reply> c : fresh and neat <a crisp housedress> d : being quick and lively <a crisp performance> <a crisp tale of adventure>
3 : pleasantly cool and invigorating <a crisp autumn day>
- crisp·ly adverb
- crisp·ness noun

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