craic

[ krak ]
/ kræk /

noun

Often the craic . fun and entertainment, especially good conversation and company: Come for the beer, lads, and stay for the craic!
mischievous fun; laughs: We did it just for the craic.

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Origin of craic

First recorded in 1970–75; from Irish, from English crack, in the originally American sense of “wisecrack,” or from the Scottish English and northern English dialect sense “chat, gossip”
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British Dictionary definitions for craic

craic
/ (kræk) /

noun

an Irish spelling of crack (def. 31)
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