crank

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Definitions for crank

  • verb - bend into the shape of a crank
  • verb - fasten with a crank
  • verb - rotate with a crank
  • verb - start by cranking; "crank up the engine"
  • verb - travel along a zigzag path; "The river zigzags through the countryside"
  • adjective - (used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail
  • noun - a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle
  • noun - 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
  • noun - a whimsically eccentric person
  • noun - a bad-tempered person
  • Pronounciation of crank

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    Synonyms for crank

    cranky tender tippy methamphetamine deoxyephedrine ice nut grouch methamphetamine hydrochloride chalk shabu nut case grump Methedrine chicken feed trash fruitcake churl starter meth glass crackpot screwball crosspatch crank up zigzag

    Antonyms for crank

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    Hypernyms for crank

    pep pill eccentric geek upper eccentric person unpleasant person hand tool speed flake disagreeable person amphetamine controlled substance oddball deform fix start move twist secure start up locomote flex turn rotate travel bend fasten circumvolve go

    Hyponyms for crank

    crab misanthrope crabby person misanthropist crank handle fire-eater starting handle hothead

    Meronyms for crank

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    Holonyms for crank

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    Sounds like crank

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