crispier

crispy

[kris-pee]
adjective, crispier, crispiest.
1.
(especially of food) brittle; crisp.
2.
curly or wavy.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English crispi. See crisp, -y1

crispily, adverb
crispiness, noun
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crispy (ˈkrɪspɪ)
 
adj , crispier, crispiest
1.  crisp
2.  having waves or curls
 
'crispily
 
adv
 
'crispiness
 
n

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crispy
late 14c., "curly;" see crisp. Meaning "brittle" is recorded from 1610s.
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