crispy

dry

drʌɪ

adjective

free from moisture or liquid; not wet or moist.

the jacket kept me warm and dry

parched,dried,withered,shrivelled,wilted,wizened,crisp,crispy,brittle,dehydrated,desiccated,sun-baked,sapless,juiceless,hard,hardened,dried out,stale,old,past its best,past its sell-by date,off

verb

become dry.

allow 24 hours for the paint to dry

noun

the process or an instance of drying.

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drier

drʌɪ

adjective

free from moisture or liquid; not wet or moist.

the jacket kept me warm and dry

parched,dried,withered,shrivelled,wilted,wizened,crisp,crispy,brittle,dehydrated,desiccated,sun-baked,sapless,juiceless,hard,hardened,dried out,stale,old,past its best,past its sell-by date,off

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crusty

ˈkrʌsti

adjective

having or acting as a hard outer layer or covering.

crusty bread

crisp,crispy,well baked,well done,crumbly,brittle,friable

noun

a young person who is homeless or travels constantly, has a shabby appearance, and rejects conventional values.

she cuts a curious figure amid the crusties and mud-stained tree-huggers

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crustiest

ˈkrʌsti

adjective

having or acting as a hard outer layer or covering.

crusty bread

crisp,crispy,well baked,well done,crumbly,brittle,friable

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crustier

ˈkrʌsti

adjective

having or acting as a hard outer layer or covering.

crusty bread

crisp,crispy,well baked,well done,crumbly,brittle,friable

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crumbly

ˈkrʌmbli

adjective

consisting of or easily breaking into small fragments.

the cheese has a sharp flavour and is crumbly and moist

brittle,breakable,friable,powdery,granular,short,crisp,crispy,pulverulent,brashy

noun

an old person.

the high proportion of crumblies in the population

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crumbliest

ˈkrʌmbli

adjective

consisting of or easily breaking into small fragments.

the cheese has a sharp flavour and is crumbly and moist

brittle,breakable,friable,powdery,granular,short,crisp,crispy,pulverulent,brashy

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crumblier

ˈkrʌmbli

adjective

consisting of or easily breaking into small fragments.

the cheese has a sharp flavour and is crumbly and moist

brittle,breakable,friable,powdery,granular,short,crisp,crispy,pulverulent,brashy

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crispest

krɪsp

adjective

(of a substance) firm, dry, and brittle.

crisp bacon

crunchy,crispy,brittle,crumbly,breakable,shatterable,friable,frangible,rigid,hard,well cooked,well done

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crisp

krɪsp

adjective

(of a substance) firm, dry, and brittle.

crisp bacon

crunchy,crispy,brittle,crumbly,breakable,shatterable,friable,frangible,rigid,hard,well cooked,well done

noun

a wafer-thin slice of potato fried or baked until crisp and eaten as a snack.

cut down on fatty snacks such as crisps

verb

give (food) a crisp surface by placing it in an oven or under a grill.

crisp the pitta in the oven

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