crusie

/ (ˈkruːzɪ) /

noun

a variant spelling of cruizie

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Example sentences from the Web for crusie

  • Perhaps the most curious of the Scottish antiquities is the crusie.

  • The crusie was usually suspended by an iron hook and the flow of oil to the wick could be regulated by tilting.

    Artificial Light|M. Luckiesh
  • A crusie was burning on the table, and she removed her gown and uncoiled her long, brown hair.

    Christine|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr