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1. The production of a succession of slight sharp snapping noises.
2. cracklings The crisp bits that remain after rendering fat from meat or frying or roasting the skin, especially of a pig or a goose.

[Sense 2, Dutch krakeling, from obsolete Dutch kraeckelingh, from Middle Dutch krākelinc, from krāken, to crack; see cracknel.]


(Cookery) the crisp browned skin of roast pork


(ˈkræk lɪŋ or, for 2, 3, -lən)

1. a series of slight cracking sounds.
2. the crisp browned skin of roast pork.
3. Usu., cracklings.the crisp residue left when fat is rendered.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crackling - the residue that remains after animal fat has been rendered
residue - matter that remains after something has been removed
2.crackling - the sharp sound of snapping noises
decrepitation - the crackling or breaking up of certain crystals when they are heated
noise - sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound); "he enjoyed the street noises"; "they heard indistinct noises of people talking"; "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"
قِشْرَة لَحْم الخِنْزير المُحَمَّر
křupavá kůrčička
ropogós malacbőrtöpörtyû
jambon rostosunun gevrek/kızarmış kısmı


[ˈkræklɪŋ] N
1. (= no pl) (Culin) → chicharrones mpl
2. (= sound) → chisporroteo m; (on radio, telephone) → interferencias fpl


[ˈkræklɪŋ] n
(= sound) [fire, flames] → crépitement m
(on radio, telephone)grésillement, friture f
(= roasted skin) [pork] → couenne f rôtie


n no pl
(Cook) → Kruste f (des Schweinebratens)


[ˈkræklɪŋ] n
a. (sound) → crepitio; (on radio, telephone) → disturbo; (of frying food) → sfrigolio
b. (of pork) → cotenna (di maiale) arrostita


(ˈkrakl) verb
to make a continuous cracking noise. The dry branches crackled under my feet as I stepped on them.
the crackle of burning wood.
ˈcrackling noun
the crisp rind of roast pork.
ˈcrackly adjective
The radio reception is very crackly here.
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