Từ điển Collocation
1 line on the surface of sth where it has broken
ADJ. big, deep, huge, large, long, serious | short, small | fine, hairline, thin
CRACK + VERB appear | develop, spread | run A fine crack ran up the wall.
2 narrow opening
ADJ. narrow, small, tiny | wide
VERB + CRACK fill We filled the cracks in the plaster before hanging the wallpaper.
CRACK + VERB appear Wide cracks appeared in the ground during the drought. | open up, widen
PREP. ~ in There’s a crack in the fence big enough to look through.
PHRASES a crack of light a tiny crack of light under the door | open a door/window a crack Could you open the window just a crack?
3 sudden loud sound
ADJ. loud, sharp
VERB + CRACK give, let out He gave a crack of laughter. | hear
PREP. with a ~ The chandelier hit the floor with a crack. | ~ of
PHRASES the crack of a whip, a crack of thunder
More information about SOUND
give a ~ The dog gave a low growl.
let out a ~ He let out a blood-curdling scream.
hear ~ We heard the peal of church bells.
with a ~ The vase fell to the ground with a great crash.
~ of a roar of laughtera snort of derisionthe whine of an engine
Từ điển WordNet
- n .
- a long narrow opening; cleft, crevice, fissure, scissure
- a narrow opening; gap
he opened the window a crack
- a long narrow depression in a surface; crevice, cranny, fissure, chap
- a sudden sharp noise; cracking, snap
the crack of a whip
he heard the cracking of the ice
he can hear the snap of a twig
- a chance to do something; shot
he wanted a shot at the champion
- witty remark; wisecrack, sally, quip
- a blemish resulting from a break without complete separation of the parts
there was a crack in the mirror
- a purified and potent form of cocaine that is smoked rather than snorted; tornado
- a usually brief attempt; fling, go, pass, whirl, offer
he took a crack at it
I gave it a whirl
- the act of cracking something; fracture, cracking
- v .
- become fractured; break or crack on the surface only; check, break
The glass cracked when it was heated
- make a very sharp explosive sound
His gun cracked
- make a sharp sound; snap
his fingers snapped
- hit forcefully; deal a hard blow, making a cracking noise
The teacher cracked him across the face with a ruler
- pass through (a barrier); break through
Registrations cracked through the 30,000 mark in the county
- break partially but keep its integrity
The glass cracked
- break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension; snap
The rope snapped
- suffer a nervous breakdown; crack up, crock up, break up, collapse
- tell spontaneously
crack a joke
- cause to become cracked
heat and light cracked the back of the leather chair
- reduce (petroleum) to a simpler compound by cracking
- break into simpler molecules by means of heat
The petroleum cracked
- adj .
- of the highest quality; ace, A-one, fantastic, first-rate, super, tiptop, topnotch, tops(p)
an ace reporter
a crack shot
a first-rate golfer
a super party
played top-notch tennis
an athlete in tiptop condition
she is absolutely tops
English Slang Dictionary
1. synthetic drug, extremely addictive
2. the vagina, Particularly vulgar expression
3. between the buttocks
4. (As the crack) the situation, the news, the gossip; from the Irish craic:”So what’s the crack with this arguement you and Sonya have been having?”
5. see also what’s crackin
Microsoft Computer Dictionary
vb. 1. To gain unauthorized access to a network by breaching its security. 2. To decipher encrypted information.
Investopedia Financial Terms
A trading strategy used in energy futures to establish a refining margin.
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By simultaneously purchasing crude oil futures and selling petroleum product futures, a trader is attempting to establish an artificial position in the refinement of oil, created through a spread .
Oil and Gas Field Glossary
A stress-induced separation of the metal which, without any other influence, is insufficient in extent to cause complete rupture of the material.
English Synonym and Antonym Dictionary