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crepealso crêpe (krāp)
1. A light soft thin fabric of silk, cotton, wool, or another fiber, with a crinkled surface. Also called crape.
2. See crape.
3. Crepe paper.
4. Crepe rubber.
5. (also krĕp) A very thin pancake, often wrapped around a sweet or savory filling.
[French crêpe, from Old French crespe, curly, from Latin crispus; see sker- in Indo-European roots.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
a. a light cotton, silk, or other fabric with a fine ridged or crinkled surface
b. (as modifier): a crepe dress.
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a black armband originally made of this, worn as a sign of mourning
3. (Cookery) a very thin pancake, often rolled or folded around a filling
(tr) to cover or drape with crepe
[C19: from French crêpe, from Latin crispus curled, uneven, wrinkled]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
crepe(kreɪp; for 3 also krɛp)
n., pl. crepes (kreɪps; for 3 also krɛps or krɛp) n.
1. a lightweight fabric of silk, cotton, or other fiber, with a finely crinkled or pebbled surface.
2. a usu. black band or piece of this material, worn as a token of mourning.
3. a thin, light, delicate pancake.
4. crepe paper.
6. to cover, drape, or clothe with crepe.Also, crape (for defs. 1,2,4-6); crêpe (for defs. 1-3).
[1790–1800; < French < Latin crispus curled, wrinkled]
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Past participle: creped
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A thin pancake.
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|Noun||1.||crepe - paper with a crinkled texture; usually colored and used for decorations|
paper - a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
|2.||crepe - small very thin pancake|
battercake, flannel cake, flannel-cake, flapcake, flapjack, hot cake, hotcake, pancake, griddlecake - a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle
crepe Suzette - crepes flamed in a sweet orange-and-lemon flavored liqueur sauce
|3.||crepe - a soft thin light fabric with a crinkled surface|
Canton crepe - a soft thick crinkled dress crepe; heavier than crepe de Chine
crepe de Chine - a very thin crepe of silk or silklike fabric
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
|Verb||1.||crepe - cover or drape with crape; "crape the mirror"|
cover - provide with a covering or cause to be covered; "cover her face with a handkerchief"; "cover the child with a blanket"; "cover the grave with flowers"
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1. (= fabric) → crespón m
3. (= pancake) → crepa f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
crepecrêpe [ˈkreɪp] n
(= textile) → crêpe m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
adj (= made of crêpe) → Krepp-
crêpe de Chine
n → Crêpe de Chine m, → Chinakrepp m
n → Krepppapier nt
n → Kreppgummi m
adj → Kreppgummi-
adj → mit Kreppsohle(n), Krepp-
n → Crêpe Suzette f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
a. (fabric) → crespo
b. (also crêpe rubber) → para
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
crêpe(kreip) noun, adjective
(of) a thin silk-like fabric with a wrinkled surface. نَسيج حَرير crepe der Krepp crepe κρέπι (είδος λεπτού υφάσματος) crespón krepp kreppi crêpe kain krep krepefni crêpe クレープ (직물) 크레이프 krepas kreps; krepa- crêpekrepp krepa یو ډول ټوکر crepe crep креп krep; krepový kräpp[tyg], crèpe ผ้าย่น krep 縐紗 绉丝crêpe paper
paper with a similar surface. ورَق حَريري papel crepom das Kreppapier crepepapir χαρτί γκοφρέ papel crespón krepp-paber kreppipaper crépon kertas krep kreppappír carta crespata クレープ紙 주름종이 krepinas kreppapīrs crêpepapier bibułka marszczona, krepa د کریپ پاڼه papel crepom hârtie creponată гофрированная бумага krepový papier kräppapper กระดาษย่น krepon/ipek kağıdı 縐紙 绉纸
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