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cracking

adjective uk   us   /ˈkræk.ɪŋ/ UK informal
extremely good: He scored with a cracking shot into the back of the goal. The marathon began at a cracking (= very fast) pace.

cracking

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈkræk.ɪŋ/ specialized
a process in which large molecules of a hydrocarbon are broken down into smaller molecules
Translations of “cracking”
in Chinese (Traditional) 極好的, 出色的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极好的, 出色的…
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