Meaning of “crap” in the English Dictionary

"crap" in English

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uk /kræp/ us /kræp/


uk /kræp/ us /kræp/ crapper, crappest UK offensive

US crappy of very bad quality:

A bad film? It was crap!
He watches a lot of crap TV.

not skilled or not organized:

He's totally crap at football.
I meant to invite him, but I've been a bit crap about asking people.

crapverb [ I ]

uk /kræp/ us /kræp/ -pp- UK offensive

(Definition of “crap” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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crapnoun [ U ]

us /kræp/ infml

something that is bad or worthless; nonsense:

She thinks that most of what’s on television now is crap.

(Definition of “crap” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)