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English definition of “crisp”

crisp

adjective (COLD)    /krɪsp/ mainly approving
C2 describes weather that is cold, dry, and bright: a wonderful crisp spring morningCool describes air that is cold, dry, and fresh: I breathed in deeply the crisp mountain air.Cool crisply     /-li/ adverb Not saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive crispness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Not saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive
(Definition of crisp adjective (COLD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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