|1.||offensive a person who is lame|
|2.||offensive a person who is or seems disabled or deficient in some way: a mental cripple|
|3.||dialect (US) a dense thicket, usually in marshy land|
|4.||(tr) to make a cripple of; disable|
|[Old English crypel; related to crēopan to |
|the offspring of a zebra and a donkey.|
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
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