crepe: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (krāp), [key]
— n., v., creped, crep•ing.
  1. a lightweight fabric of silk, cotton, or other fiber, with a finely crinkled or ridged surface.
  2. a usually black band or piece of this material, worn as a token of mourning.
  3. a thin, light, delicate pancake.
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  1. to cover, clothe, or drape with crepe.


Pronunciation: (krāp for 2 also krep or, Fr., krep), [key]
— pl. crêpes
  1. crepe (defs. 1, 2).
  2. crepe (def. 3).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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