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Overview of noun crank

The noun crank has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. grouch, grump, crank, churl, crosspatch

(a bad-tempered person)

2. crackpot, crank, nut, nut case, fruitcake, screwball

(a whimsically eccentric person)

3. methamphetamine, methamphetamine hydrochloride, Methedrine, meth, deoxyephedrine, chalk, chicken feed, crank, glass, ice, shabu, trash

(an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant)

4. crank, starter

(a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle)


Overview of verb crank

The verb crank has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. zigzag, crank

(travel along a zigzag path; "The river zigzags through the countryside")

2. crank, crank up

(start by cranking; "crank up the engine")

3. crank, crank up

(rotate with a crank)

4. crank

(fasten with a crank)

5. crank

(bend into the shape of a crank)


Overview of adj crank

The adj crank has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. crank, cranky, tender, tippy

((used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail)

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