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Spanish translation of “crust”

crust

noun /krast/
(a piece of) the hard outside coating of bread
corteza, cuscurro, costra
The child would not eat the crusts.
(American) pastry She makes excellent pie crust. a hard surface especially the outer layer of the earth
corteza
The earth’s crust is divided into large pieces that are called plates.
crusty adjective (comparative crustier, superlative crustiest) having a crust
crujiente, de corteza dura
crusty bread.
(informal) surly or irritable
hosco, de mal carácter
a crusty old man.
crustily adverb
de malas maneras, bruscamente, con irritación
He answered the telephone crustily.
crustiness noun
mal carácter
the crustiness of the bread.
(Definition of crust from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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