Origin of crate
OTHER WORDS FROM cratere·crate, verb (used with object), re·crat·ed, re·crat·ing.un·crate, verb (used with object), un·crat·ed, un·crat·ing.un·crat·ed, adjective
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How to use crate in a sentence
In two hours, the Soviets would wake with sore heads and start to count their crates at the train station.Lunik: Inside the CIA’s audacious plot to steal a Soviet satellite|Bobbie Johnson|January 28, 2021|MIT Technology Review
One tip is to leave the pet alone in a crate or other area for up to an hour at a time so they get used to being alone.So many pets have been adopted during the pandemic that shelters are running out|Dana Hedgpeth|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
I kept their poetry safely packaged in a crate padded with literary scholarship.I didn’t think I understood modern poetry. The less I tried to get it, the more I came to love it.|Ron Charles|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
With six flavors, these treats were created by a chef from the renowned Culinary Institute of America and come in a basswood cookie crate that can be used later to store magazines, catalogs or papers.Holiday gifts for gearheads|Joe Phillips|November 23, 2020|Washington Blade
When a dog is calm and tired post-walk, Mynchenberg likes to take advantage of that time to work on essentials that are tough when a dog is amped up, like crate training.The right way to walk your dog|John Kennedy|August 26, 2020|Popular-Science
A crate of the stuff arrived at the studio, compliments of the Plaza Athénée.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I climbed into the crate—82 inches long, 26 inches wide, and 11.5 inches deep—in late October.Christie Bows to Iowa’s Pork Kings on Gestation Crates|Olivia Nuzzi|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Beside the bed, there was a table made from a small wooden crate.Stanley Booth on the Life and Hard Times of Blues Genius Furry Lewis|Stanley Booth|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It does have a competitive following on Pinterest (comparable to Wal-Mart and Crate & Barrel) which is important for retailers.Container Store Lets Loose in IPO|William O’Connor|November 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But I have news for House Republicans that may help them more than years of psychotherapy or a crate of Paxil: You may still win.Beware of Obamacare-Gate!|Dean Obeidallah|November 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And I should kick the bottom out of dis crate just because you don't like the looks of somebody behind us!
The price is high, varying from twelve to twenty-eight dollars per crate; and is paid in ten monthly installments.
When I picked myself up, I saw half the men securing the crate and the other half grovelling around something on the deck.Jaffery|William J. Locke
So he gave a jump out of the net, but, in a second he found himself inside the wooden crate, or box.
Then Mappo looked at the crate in which the tiger was being carried along through the jungle.