cronenoun [ C ]uk /krəʊn/ us /kroʊn/
Examples from literature
- A withered old crone sat at one of the doors, sunning herself.
- Gold and silver, and each thing more precious than another, in the crone's castle.
- Her feet were bare, and altogether she was a most repulsive old crone.
- The old crone puffed up again at this unexpected flare, and went out of the room, plopping her feet on floor and mumbling.
- The two old crones sat with the body all night and all the next day.