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crisp

adjective
 
 
/krɪsp/
FOOD Crisp food is pleasantly hard: a crisp apple crisp pastryHard and firmVarious qualities of food
MATERIAL Crisp cloth or paper money is clean and looks new, with no folds: a crisp linen shirtNewModern and fashionableHard and firm
WEATHER Crisp weather is pleasantly cold and dry: a crisp autumn dayColdSnow and iceCool
QUICK A crisp way of talking or behaving is quick and confident.Not saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive
IMAGE A crisp image is very clear.Apparent and obviousVisible
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