or cresc

  1. crescendo.

Words Nearby cres. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use cres. in a sentence

  • This name will subsequently be traced to Cres, the son of Jupiter, to whom the Cretans assigned their origin.

    Archaic England | Harold Bayley
  • About a score of parishioners had come to Cres behind their priest and his escort; they begged the commandant to set him free.

  • From Lošinj mali and Cres five ladies were collected, four of them being teachers and one the wife of the pilot, Sindičić.

  • The Duke was courteous, as he usually was, and ever to the Da-cres, but he was not cordial.

    The Young Duke | Benjamin Disraeli
  • Who dost hear my every groan, Intercedest at the throne,cres.

    Two Suffolk Friends | Francis Hindes Groome

British Dictionary definitions for Cres.


abbreviation for
  1. Crescent

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