crispy

[ kris-pee ]
/ ˈkrɪs pi /

adjective, crisp·i·er, crisp·i·est.

(especially of food) brittle; crisp.
curly or wavy.

Origin of crispy

First recorded in 1350–1400, crispy is from the Middle English word crispi. See crisp, -y1

Related forms

crisp·i·ly, adverbcrisp·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for crispy

crispy

/ (ˈkrɪspɪ) /

adjective crispier or crispiest

crisp
having waves or curls

Derived Forms

crispily, adverbcrispiness, noun
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