crape

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Alteration of French crepe, from Middle French crespe (curly), from Latin crispus. Doublet of crisp and crepe.

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Noun[edit]

crape (countable and uncountable, plural crapes)

  1. Alternative form of crepe (a thin fabric, paper, or pancake).
  2. Mourning garments, especially an armband or hatband.

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Verb[edit]

crape (third-person singular simple present crapes, present participle craping, simple past and past participle craped)

  1. (transitive) To form into ringlets; to curl or crimp.
    a machine for craping silk
    • (Can we date this quote by Madame d'Arblay and provide title, author’s full name, and other details?)
      the hour for curling and craping the hair
  2. (transitive) To clothe in crape.

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Neapolitan[edit]

Noun[edit]

crape

  1. plural of crapa

Romanian[edit]

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Verb[edit]

crape

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive of crăpa
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of crăpa