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crep·i·tate

 (krĕp′ĭ-tāt′)
intr.v. crep·i·tat·ed, crep·i·tat·ing, crep·i·tates
To make a crackling or popping sound; crackle.

[Latin crepitāre, crepitāt-, to crackle, frequentative of crepāre, to creak.]

crep′i·tant (-tənt) adj.
crep′i·ta′tion n.

crepitate

(ˈkrɛpɪˌteɪt)
vb
(intr) to make a rattling or crackling sound; rattle or crackle
[C17: from Latin crepitāre]
ˈcrepitant, crepitative adj

crep•i•tate

(ˈkrɛp ɪˌteɪt)

v.i. -tat•ed, -tat•ing.
to make a crackling sound; crackle.
[1615–25; < Latin crepitātus, past participle of crepitāre to rattle, rustle, chatter, frequentative of crepāre; see -ate1]
crep′i•tant, adj.
crep`i•ta′tion, n.
crepitation, crepitate, crepitant - Crepitation is the sounds of Rice Krispies cereal (snap, crackle, pop); crepitate or crepitant is "making a crackling sound."
See also related terms for snap.

crepitate


Past participle: crepitated
Gerund: crepitating

Imperative
crepitate
crepitate
Present
I crepitate
you crepitate
he/she/it crepitates
we crepitate
you crepitate
they crepitate
Preterite
I crepitated
you crepitated
he/she/it crepitated
we crepitated
you crepitated
they crepitated
Present Continuous
I am crepitating
you are crepitating
he/she/it is crepitating
we are crepitating
you are crepitating
they are crepitating
Present Perfect
I have crepitated
you have crepitated
he/she/it has crepitated
we have crepitated
you have crepitated
they have crepitated
Past Continuous
I was crepitating
you were crepitating
he/she/it was crepitating
we were crepitating
you were crepitating
they were crepitating
Past Perfect
I had crepitated
you had crepitated
he/she/it had crepitated
we had crepitated
you had crepitated
they had crepitated
Future
I will crepitate
you will crepitate
he/she/it will crepitate
we will crepitate
you will crepitate
they will crepitate
Future Perfect
I will have crepitated
you will have crepitated
he/she/it will have crepitated
we will have crepitated
you will have crepitated
they will have crepitated
Future Continuous
I will be crepitating
you will be crepitating
he/she/it will be crepitating
we will be crepitating
you will be crepitating
they will be crepitating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been crepitating
you have been crepitating
he/she/it has been crepitating
we have been crepitating
you have been crepitating
they have been crepitating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been crepitating
you will have been crepitating
he/she/it will have been crepitating
we will have been crepitating
you will have been crepitating
they will have been crepitating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been crepitating
you had been crepitating
he/she/it had been crepitating
we had been crepitating
you had been crepitating
they had been crepitating
Conditional
I would crepitate
you would crepitate
he/she/it would crepitate
we would crepitate
you would crepitate
they would crepitate
Past Conditional
I would have crepitated
you would have crepitated
he/she/it would have crepitated
we would have crepitated
you would have crepitated
they would have crepitated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.crepitate - make a crackling sound; "My Rice Krispies crackled in the bowl"
rattle - make short successive sounds

crepitate

verb
To make a series of short, sharp noises:
Translations

crepitate

vi (liter)prasseln
References in classic literature ?
The squadrons of the latter came about, facing this oblique advance, and suddenly little flickerings and a faint crepitating sound told that they had opened fire.
On palpation, it was found slightly edematous and crepitating in nature but without any signs of pain.
Crepitating sounds on pressing the swelling and death within 12-45 hours treatment trials indicated that oxytetracycline and amoxicilline both proved 95% effective similar results were also reported by (Myllys et al.