verb (used without object), crep·i·tat·ed, crep·i·tat·ing.
Words nearby crepitate
Origin of crepitate
OTHER WORDS FROM crepitatecrep·i·tant, adjectivecrep·i·ta·tion, nounsub·crep·i·ta·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for crepitate
The portions containing air are of a light brick-red colour, and crepitate under the finger.Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology|W. G. Aitchison Robertson
The sixpences do not "bang" in this country: they crepitate, they crackle, as though shot from a Maxim quick-firer.America To-day, Observations and Reflections|William Archer
The parenchyma in the darker places on section did not crepitate.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth