- a term used to refer to a person who is partially or totally unable to use one or more limbs.
Origin of crip
Related Words for cripfoe, adversary, enemy, opposer, competitor, rival, contender, bandit, match, opponent, crip, oppugnant
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Historical Examples of crip
By crip, I've a notion—Let's see, there's Miguel—he's too swift.Overland Red
Henry Herbert Knibbs
Crip was eleven, it was his birthday, and Crip was in disgrace—in a garret.
Crip went, and he was having the dismal time of it referred to in the beginning of this story.
member of a major U.S. street gang, founded in South Central Los Angeles 1971, the name supposedly originally was cribs, partly a reference to the youth of most of the original members, and when they began carrying "pimp canes" it was altered to Crip, which has been attested in U.S. slang as a shortening of cripple (n.) since 1918.