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Definition of: CRACKLE

crackle
(n.) The noise of slight and frequent cracks or reports; a crackling.
(n.) A kind of crackling sound or r/le, heard in some abnormal states of the lungs; as, dry crackle; moist crackle.
(n.) A condition produced in certain porcelain, fine earthenware, or glass, in which the glaze or enamel appears to be cracked in all directions, making a sort of reticulated surface; as, Chinese crackle; Bohemian crackle.
(v. i.) To make slight cracks; to make small, sharp, sudden noises, rapidly or frequently repeated; to crepitate; as, burning thorns crackle.

anagrams of:crackle

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cackler
cackler
(n.) A fowl that cackles.
(n.) One who prattles, or tells tales; a tattler.
clacker
clacker
(n.) One who clacks; that which clacks; especially, the clapper of a mill.
(n.) A claqueur. See Claqueur.