adjective, crisp·er, crisp·est.
verb (used with or without object)
Origin of crisp
Related formscrisp·ly, adverbcrisp·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for crispness
He came out joyously into the freshness and crispness of the early morning.Katharine Frensham|Beatrice Harraden
There was not much to eat, only biscuits, whose freshness and crispness had been lost in moist pockets."Contemptible"|"Casualty"
The vexation of years was crystallized in the lightness and crispness of her voice.
Was she mocking him, in that voice of hers, which still kept some Welsh crispness against the invading burr of the West Country?Five Tales|John Galsworthy
There is a crispness and sharpness about his tones—that shibboleth of militaryism.Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St Luke|Henry Burton
British Dictionary definitions for crispness
Derived Formscrisply, adverbcrispness, noun
Word Origin for crisp
Idioms and Phrases with crispness
see burn to a cinder (crisp).