Definition for kris (2 of 2)
or crease, kris
Origin of creese
Examples from the Web for kris
After Kim filed for divorce from Kris Humphries, late-night hosts had a field day.
Kris Hermes, spokesperson of Americans for Safe Access agrees.Denver Teen Fell From a Balcony After Eating a Marijuana Cookie, but Don’t Blame the Drug|Valerie Vande Panne|April 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It turns out there's a little Kris Kringle in each and every one of us.
"I loved working with David LaChapelle," Kris Jenner told E!The Kardashians Go High Fashion for Annual Christmas Card; First Look at Kate Moss's 'Playboy' Cover|The Fashion Beast Team|December 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Good afternoon, Bruce Jenner and Kris Kardashian call it quits after 22 years of marriage.Bruce and Kris Jenner Split Up, Lamar Odom Pleads Not Guilty to DUI|Culture Team|October 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The kris was more swordlike, but it was a cutting weapon not used for stabbing.The Pirates of Shan|Harold Leland Goodwin
From what I had read, I saw this to be a kris, a wavy bladed knife of the Malays.The Way of a Man|Emerson Hough
Kris Kringle gave the lad some instructions about the method employed by the tilters, and Tad decided to enter the contest.The Pony Rider Boys in New Mexico|Frank Gee Patchin
Mart laughed at sight of it, but to his surprise the Malay eagerly made the trade, and the kris was Bob's.The Pirate Shark|Elliott Whitney
The doctor raised a lean hand to touch the kris, then drew back.Cursed|George Allan England
British Dictionary definitions for kris (1 of 2)
Word Origin for kris
British Dictionary definitions for kris (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for kris
short Malay dagger with a wavy blade, 1570s, said to be a Javanese word.