verb (used with object), craned, cran·ing.
verb (used without object), craned, cran·ing.
Origin of crane
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But Mrs. Crane insists that she has pledged her heart to one dude and one dude only.Naked Ben Franklin Christens the Campy Return of ‘Sleepy Hollow’|Amy Zimmerman|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a place, it existed in my imagination long before I ever went there thanks to [Walt] Whitman and [Hart] Crane.Dan Stevens Blows Up ‘Downton’: From Chubby-Cheeked Aristo to Lean, Mean American Psycho|Tim Teeman|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We rarely get smoking gun evidence in my business… but what we found was just that,” said Crane.Syrian Defector: Assad Poised to Torture and Murder 150,000 More|Josh Rogin|July 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I made it physical, and the actors were really hanging from a crane 100 feet above the ground.Michel Gondry on ‘Mood Indigo,’ Kanye West, and the 10th Anniversary of ‘Eternal Sunshine’|Marlow Stern|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The research Crane was referring to has linked older fathers to schizophrenia and autism in children.High Manxiety: Thirtysomething Men Are The New Neurotic Singles|Hannah Seligson|May 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Raud had another exceptionally large ship, the longest in Norway, and till the "Crane" was built the swiftest also.Famous Sea Fights|John Richard Hale
At that time Crane was but twenty-four, and almost an unknown man.A Collection of Stories, Reviews and Essays|Willa Cather
A crane came and built in the topmost branches of the tree, and for many years they watched the birds rear their young.Old-World Japan|Frank Rinder
"A practical thought, as well as a kind one," Crane responded.Skylark Three|Edward Elmer Smith
And this dance, as Dicaearchus writes, is called among the Delians, the Crane.The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch|Plutarch