crape

[ kreyp ]
/ kreɪp /

noun, verb (used with object), craped, crap·ing.

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Origin of crape

Anglicized spelling

OTHER WORDS FROM crape

crapelike, adjective

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH crape

crap, crape , crepe, crept
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British Dictionary definitions for crape

crape
/ (kreɪp) /

noun

a variant spelling of crepe
crepe, esp when used for mourning clothes
a band of black crepe worn in mourning

Derived forms of crape

crapy, adjective
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