verb (used with or without object)
Examples from the Web for encrusted
Even the most successful elections later this year cannot possibly scrub away decades of encrusted corruption and inaction.
They are there, they sit there, these canvases by Cy Twombly that seem to be encrusted in the bricks of the walls.
One of them even now, still lifts its encrusted head to the weather.A Village of Vagabonds|F. Berkeley Smith
Her deck, and indeed every uncovered part of the Livorno, was encrusted in the droppings of multitudinous sea-fowl.The Record of Nicholas Freydon|A. J. (Alec John) Dawson
This thing-that-slew was but a length of rotting root, frozen at the end with clay and encrusted ice.The Beginning|Henry Hasse
It was a small box, made after a fashion of long years ago, and its tops and sides were encrusted with tiny shells.Madge Morton's Victory|Amy D.V. Chalmers
The Egyptian syenite was encrusted with the precious green marbles of Numidia.The Trial of Jesus from a Lawyer's Standpoint, Vol. II (of II)|Walter M. Chandler