Translation of "crack" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb /kræk/ us /kræk/

to break something so that thin lines appear on its surface, or to become broken in this way

(物)が割れる, (物)を割る
Linda cracked her tooth when she fell.
The glass cracked in my hand.

to make a sudden, short noise


Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /kræk/ us /kræk/

a line on the surface of something that is damaged

Several cups had cracks in them.

a narrow space between two parts of something or between two things

I could see sunlight through a crack in the curtains.

a sudden, short noise

a crack of thunder

(Translation of “crack” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)