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Definition 1: the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for crust in the sense of this definition

(crust is a kind of ...) a manner that is rude and insulting

(... is a kind of crust ) (Yiddish) unbelievable gall; insolence; audacity

Definition 2: the outer layer of the Earth - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for crust in the sense of this definition

(crust is a kind of ...) a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another

(... is a kind of crust ) a ridge of the earth's crust that has been forced upward between two faults and so is higher than the surrounding land

(... is a kind of crust ) a rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly

(crust is a part of ...) the lower layer of the crust

(... is part of crust) the solid part of the earth consisting of the crust and outer mantle

(crust is made of the substance ...) the granitelike rocks that form the outermost layer of the earth's crust; rich in silicon and aluminum

(crust is made of the substance ...) rock that form the continuous lower layer of the earth's crust; rich in silicon and magnesium

Definition 3: a hard outer layer that covers something - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for crust in the sense of this definition

(crust is a kind of ...) a natural object that covers or envelops

"under a covering of dust" "the fox was flushed from its cover"

(... is a kind of crust ) an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums

Definition 4: form a crust or form into a crust - [verb of change]

Samples where crust or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The bread crusted in the oven

(crust is a kind of ...) undergo or cause to undergo a change in the surface

(crust implies ...) become dry or drier

"The laundry dries in the sun"

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