adjective, crisp·i·er, crisp·i·est.
Origin of crispy
Related Words for crispycrusty, fresh, crumbly, plump, crisp, flimsy, brittle, frail, firm, short, green, delicate, fragile, friable, vitreous, weak, frangible, splintery, crunchy, ripe
Examples from the Web for crispy
Contemporary Examples of crispy
The Plaza Hotel cooked a fancy-pants latke with red wine braised oxtail, horseradish sunchoke cream, and crispy kale.
“I think as the ubiquity of French fries prove, everyone loves a crispy fried potato,” he said in an email.
How did people get the idea that loving tender, crispy fried chicken was some strange thing that only racial minorities do?The Economic History of Stereotypes
June 3, 2013
Then sprinkle the crispy bugs on salads or mix in with Chex Mix.Cicadas, Grasshoppers, Locusts, Ants Among the Tastiest Insects
May 14, 2013
His name is Crispy, which makes everyone laugh whenever he introduces himself.Newsweek Sets Charlie Sheen on Fire
The Daily Beast Video
June 25, 2012
Historical Examples of crispy
Which d' you want for your supper, shortcakes or some o' them crispy rye ones?Betty Leicester
Sarah Orne Jewett
Ellen had been making pop-overs, and Theodora had fried a great panful of crispy doughnuts.When Life Was Young
C. A. Stephens
It is more economical to cut salt pork into small bits, and try it till the pork is brown and crispy.The American Frugal Housewife
Lydia M. Child
Skin deep-green; prickles white; flesh white, tender, crispy, and of remarkably fine flavor.The Field and Garden Vegetables of America
The mother brought in a plate of crispy spiced cakes, and some sweet wine of berries that she always prepared.A Little Girl in Old San Francisco
Amanda Minnie Douglas