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crab


In dictionary for phrase crab was found total 5 words.

Pronunciation:

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crab krab n:
crab vrátek n:
crab vratidlo
Crab Krab GB
Crab Krab

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crab

Definition:

CrabOne of the brachyuran Crustacea. They are mostly marine, and usually have a broad, short body, covered with a strong shell or carapace. The abdomen is small and curled up beneath the body.
CrabThe zodiacal constellation Cancer.
CrabA crab apple; -- so named from its harsh taste.
CrabA cudgel made of the wood of the crab tree; a crabstick.
CrabA movable winch or windlass with powerful gearing, used with derricks, etc.
CrabA form of windlass, or geared capstan, for hauling ships into dock, etc.
CrabA machine used in ropewalks to stretch the yarn.
CrabA claw for anchoring a portable machine.
CrabTo make sour or morose; to embitter.
CrabTo beat with a crabstick.
CrabTo drift sidewise or to leeward, as a vessel.
CrabSour; rough; austere.

Synonyms:

Cancer, Crab, Cancer, Crab, Cancer the Crab, crab louse, pubic louse, Phthirius pubis, crabby person, crabmeat, beef, squawk, holler, gripe, bellyache, grouse,
crabby person, Cancer, Crab, Cancer the Crab, crabmeat, crab louse, pubic louse, Phthirius pubis, churl, crank, crosspatch, decapod, decapod crustacean, grouch, grump, house, individual, louse, mansion, mortal, person, planetary house, row, rowing, shellfish, sign, sign of the zodiac, somebody, someone, soul, star sign, sucking louse,

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Number of lists: 11
(noun) decapod crustacean (generic term)|decapod (generic term)
(noun) crabby person|grouch (generic term)|grump (generic term)|crank (generic term)|churl (generic term)|crosspatch (generic term)
(noun) Cancer|Crab|person (generic term)|individual (generic term)|someone (generic term)|somebody (generic term)|mortal (generic term)|soul (generic term)
(noun) Cancer|Cancer the Crab|Crab|sign of the zodiac (generic term)|star sign (generic term)|sign (generic term)|mansion (generic term)|house (generic term)|planetary house (generic term)
(noun) crabmeat|shellfish (generic term)
(noun) crab louse|pubic louse|Phthirius pubis|louse (generic term)|sucking louse (generic term)
(noun) rowing (generic term)|row (generic term)
(verb) steer (generic term)|maneuver (generic term)|manoeuver (generic term)|manoeuvre (generic term)|direct (generic term)|point (generic term)|head (generic term)|guide (generic term)|channelize (generic term)|channelise (generic term)
(verb) scurry (generic term)|scamper (generic term)|skitter (generic term)|scuttle (generic term)
(verb) fish (generic term)
(verb) gripe|grouse|beef|squawk|bellyache|holler|complain (generic term)|kick (generic term)|plain (generic term)|sound off (generic term)|quetch (generic term)|kvetch (generic term)

Antonyms:

Nothing antonyms found for term: crab

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Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
crab nounan ill-tempered person CROSSPATCH
crab nounCRAB APPLE
crab verbsPOIL, RUIN
crab nounthe angular difference between an aircraft's course and the heading necessary to make that course in the presence of a crosswind
crab verbto fish for crabs

Use phrase in quotation

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Frederick Pollock Crabbed and obscure definitions are of no use beyond a narrow circle of students, of whom probably every one has a pet one of his own.